Human remains found at construction site

The Frederick Police Department has located human remains after responding to a call Friday afternoon for a suspicious situation, in the area of Schaffer Drive and Lake Coventry Drive.

Frederick Police Officers arrived on scene and located these human remains in a construction site, at the end of Schaffer Drive.

At this time during the death investigation police say the cause of death has not been determined and is pending the completion of an autopsy. The name of the deceased and other information is not being released at this time pending identification and notification of next of kin.

The Frederick Police Department is requesting anyone with information regarding this case to contact Det. Jorge Garcia at 301-600-1247 or the Frederick Police Department Crime Tip Line at 301-600-8477 (TIPS).