Human remains found in Washington County

The Washington County Sheriff's Office said the remains were discovered on Saturday and appear to have been there for some time.

Posted: Feb 23, 2020 2:51 PM
Updated: Feb 23, 2020 10:18 PM

HILLSBORO, Ore. --- Officials told KEZI 9 News that a passerby has discovered human remains in the woods in Washington County.

The Washington County Sheriff's Office said the remains were discovered on Saturday and appear to have been there for some time.

The body was found south of the Tualatin Valley Highway on some railroad tracks.

Authorities have not released the person's gender or age but they say the person was an adult.

Stay with KEZI 9 News for updates. 

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