Police: Body found off Route 901 in Mount Carmel Township

News

MOUNT CARMEL TOWNSHIP, NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) — Mount Carmel Police Chief Brian Hollenbush has confirmed to Eyewitness News that a body was found Tuesday night off Route 901 near Excelsior.

According to the Northumberland County Coroner, skeletal remains were found by turkey hunters in a wooded area near State Route 901 in Mount Carmel Township. Authorities were called there just after 8 p.m. Tuesday night.

An autopsy and toxicology testing will be done on the remains tomorrow morning at Forensic Pathology Associates in Allentown.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Top Stories

More Top Stories

Latest Videos