Homicide investigation in McCreary County after remains found
Parkers Lake, Ky. (WTVQ) – A homicide investigation is underway after human remains were found Tuesday behind a residence in a wooded area off Day Ridge Road in the Parkers Lake Community of McCreary County, according to State Police. The McCreary County Sheriff’s Office first received information as to the whereabouts of human remains, according to KSP.
The preliminary investigation reveals the remains appeared to have been in that location for several months, according to State Police. The remains were sent to the State Medical Examiner’s Office to be examined by a forensic pathologist to try to determine the victim’s identity, along with the cause, manner and time of death.