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Fire, remains are focus of investigation
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
A suspicious vehicle fire was found on Philpott Road near Henry in Franklin County around 3:18 p.m. Sunday, according to a release from the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.
According to the release, suspected human remains were found inside the burned vehicle. Identification of the remains is pending further investigation by the state forensic lab, the release added.
The incident remains under investigation by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office. Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Lt. Todd Maxey at (540) 483-6601.