Skeletal remains found near Vado in southern NM

Posted at: 03/26/2013 11:51 AM
By: The Associated Press

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - Dona County sheriff's officials are investigating the discovery of skeletal human remains east of Vado in southern New Mexico.

A hiker found the remains last weekend. A belt buckle and a shoe were found near the remains. The Las Cruces Sun-News reports that sheriff's investigators are checking reports of missing people as they investigate the discover.

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