Human remains found in northwestern Arizona

Posted at 10:50 PM, Dec 01, 2015

Authorities in northwestern Arizona say horseback riders have found human remains in the Golden Valley area.

Mohave County Sheriff's deputies were notified Monday afternoon about the discovery of a human skull and some bones in the Golden Valley area.

They say the county Medical Examiner's Office has recovered the remains and now is trying to identify them and determine a cause of death.

Sheriff's officials say the case remained under investigation Tuesday.