Search for robbery suspect leads NC police to human remains

A complete skeleton was removed by the Illinois Crime Scene Investigation for examination in Savanna, Illinois. (MGN Image)

GREENSBORO, N.C. (WVLT/WFMY) Greensboro Police said they are investigating after officers found human remains in a wooded area over the weekend.

WFMY reported the body was found on Saturday around 5 p.m.

Greensboro Police said their officers found skeletal remains off Whitley Way. They were found while officers were searching for a shoplifter in the area.

Greensboro police have yet to identify the remains.

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