Approximately 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, police responded to the area of Holly and Chesapeake Drive in Shady Side to investigate a report of human remains found in the area. At the scene, the responding officers found skeletal remains along the shoreline, according to the report.
The scene was secured and the remains were transported to the OCME for post mortem examination. Detectives believe the remains belong to an Asian or Caucasian female, 5-foot three-inches in height, between 20 and 30 years of age.
Detectives do not believe the remains belong to someone who went missing within the past year.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Homicide Unit at 410-222-4731 or the TIP Line at 410-222-4700.