Henrico Police: Human remains in Highland Springs are Hispanic man

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - A body found in Highland Springs earlier this year are the remains of a Hispanic man, according to Henrico Police.

The Medical Examiner's Office examined the remains found on January 28 on Wales Drive and determined they belonged to a Hispanic male around 4'8"-5"3" and 20-35 years old. Police have not yet figured out the exact identity of the remains.

Neighbors living at the Jackson Pointe Apartment complex were alarmed by the discovery. A dumpsite including old mattresses and pieces of furniture sat at the wooded area.

Neighbors says most of the apartments are under renovation, but the complex is not always vacant.

If you know anything that could help police with this case call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Tips can by anonymous.

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