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Skull found near old Montgomery County oil field

Investigators drive into a wooded area in Montgomery County, Texas, on July 18, 2018, after a skull was found.
Investigators drive into a wooded area in Montgomery County, Texas, on July 18, 2018, after a skull was found. (KPRC)

CONROE, Texas – A human skull was found Wednesday near an old oil field in Montgomery County.

According to Montgomery County deputies, the remains were found about 5 p.m. behind the field along Old Humble Pipeline Road near the San Jacinto River.

Investigators said the area showed evidence of high water previously being in the area.

A forensic anthropologist is being called to help with the investigation, deputies said.
 


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