Possible human remains found north of Elkhorn

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is investigating after possible human remains were found Tuesday afternoon at 212th and Rainwood Road.
Published: Mar. 15, 2023 at 7:32 AM CDT
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DOUGLAS COUNTY, Neb. (WOWT) - Douglas County Sheriff’s investigators are looking into the discovery of possible human remains found in an area north of Elkhorn.

Deputies were dispatched to 216th Street and Rainwood Road at 3:44 p.m. Tuesday to look into it.

While they found no apparent sign of criminal activity, they said they believe the remains may have been there for a long time.

It is not clear yet whether the remains were human or something else.

Anyone who has information about the situation is asked to call the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office tip line at 402-444-6000.