Hunters in the Sawmill Mesa area of the Uncompahgre Plateau west of Montrose found human remains this past Saturday. MCSO personnel were led to the location and confirmed the remains. Several bones and items of clothing were found during this search. The Montrose County Sheriff's Office, in conjunction with the Montrose County Coroner's Office of Medical Investigations, is conducting the investigation.
The identity of the remains are pending and no further information is available.