The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating human remains found on Riggins Mill Road near its intersection with Weaver Road. The Macon-Bibb 911 Center was notified at 11:53 a.m.

It was reported that land surveyors discovered what was believed to be parts of a human skull in a ditch alongside the roadway, while working in the area.

Bibb County Sheriff’s Office investigators and Crime Scene investigators responded to the scene to investigate the incident and searched the area. Deputy Coroner Luanne Stone also went to the scene. The remains will be sent to the GBI Crime Lab to be examined in an attempt to determine gender and identity.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at (478) 751-7500, or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.