UPDATE: Skull found in Bourbon Co. was male

PARIS, Ky. (AP) – New information from the Bourbon Co. Coroner about a skull found on a Paris farm back on April 23rd.

The coroner now says that the gender of the person was male.

The person has not been identified at this point, pending additional investigation by an anthropologist from Tennessee.


4/26 10:48 a.m.

Authorities say a farm worker found a human skill in a Bourbon County creek while checking on horses.

Bourbon County Coroner Dee Gee Roe tells news outlets that the skull was found Saturday at a Paris farm and taken to the state medical examiner’s office in Frankfort on Sunday.

Roe says there was no visible trauma to the skull. She says investigators could not determine a gender or age from the skull.

Roe says cadaver dogs searched the creek for miles over the weekend but did not find any other bones.


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