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Man looking for lost pet finds human bones on his property

Investigators in West Palm Beach responded to a call Tuesday evening after a man was looking for his lost rooster and ended up finding the skeletal remains of a human.

A spokesman from the West Palm Beach Police Department said that crime scene investigators recovered a skull and human arm bones, WPTV reports.

Forensic anthropologists at Florida Gulf Coast University are assisting West Palm Beach crime scene analysts.

The police department is searching its database of missing persons in an effort to identify the remains.

Authorities have said that it’s too early to determine whether or not it was a homicide.