Human remains found off JR Allen

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -  Columbus Police tell News Leader 9 skeletal remains found around 8:00pm Thursday night in woods off J.R. Allen Parkway--near an exit ramp.

Near the remains was a makeshift shelter -- leaving investigators to believe the person was homeless.

The body had been there for several months.

No foul play is suspected in this case. An autopsy test is being performed to determine the exact cause of death.