Skeletal remains found in vacant home under investigation

Posted at 10:08 AM, Jul 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-29 18:01:26-04

Editor's Note: Baltimore Police said they prematurely released the victim's identification. The victim's name has been removed and the story has been updated to reflect these changes.


Police are investigating skeletal remains found inside a vacant home in north Baltimore.

On June 15 around 3:30 p.m., police responded to a home in the 100 block of E. North Avenue after someone found human skeleton remains.

A medical examiner collected the remains and an autopsy was performed.

The autopsy revealed that the victim was killed by blunt force trauma.

Homicide detectives are investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to call (410) 396-2100 or call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

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