UPDATE (November 6 12:03 p.m.):
Baltimore County Police have found more skeletal human remains near the area where a human skull was found on October 11.
At noon on November 4, Baltimore County Police Homicide detectives returned to the area of Owings Mills Boulevard and Gwynnbrook Avenue 21117 to search for more evidence. During the search, more skeletal human remains were found.
The identity and cause of death for the person whose skull was found on October 11 remains unknown.
This incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.
UPDATE (October 13 9:02 a.m.):
Baltimore County Police are continuing to investigate after a skull was found in a wooded area in Owings Mills on Sunday.
Just before 9:30 a.m., police were called to the area of Owings Mills Boulevard and Gwynnbrook Avenue 21117 after people walking in the woods found a human skull. Police recovered the skull along with some other bones found in the area.
The Medical Examiner's Office determined that the skull was human but the other bones recovered were not. Results of the autopsy are pending.
This incident remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.
Original release (October 11, 2015 12:19 p.m.):
Baltimore County Police are investigating after a human skull was found in a wooded area this morning.
A human skull and some other unidentifiable bones were found in the Franklin / Precinct 3 area this morning.
Police were dispatched to the area of Owings Mills and Gwynnbrook Avenue at 9:25 a.m. after a couple of people taking a walk through a wooded area discovered what appeared to be a human skull. Investigators found various other bones in the area but it is unclear yet if they are human or animal remains.
The remains will be transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for identification purposes. This case will remain under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit.
Anyone with information can contact police at 410-307-2020.