Human remains found east of Sweet Home

The investigation is ongoing.

Posted: Apr 6, 2020 12:28 PM
Updated: Apr 8, 2020 5:10 PM

SWEET HOME, Ore. – Human remains were found in Linn County on Friday.

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office said they received a call at 1:37 p.m.

Authorities said the remains were found on US Forest Service Road 417 about five miles up Gordon Road and 13 miles east of Sweet Home.

Deputies secured the scene, and investigation confirmed the remains are human.

The State Medical Examiner’s Office will investigate the cause of death and identity.

If you have any information, contact detectives at 541-967-3950.

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