Skeletal remains found in southwest Houston

HOUSTON - Homicide detectives with the Houston Police Department are investigating after finding skeletal remains Saturday in southwest Houston.

KPRC 2 was told the bones were found by a group of juveniles in the 7100 block of Jetty Lane. Police said they were walking and smelled a foul odor. Authorities said when they walked to the odor, they found covered remains.

Investigators said the skeletal remains belonged to a woman, but they don't know the woman's identity or race.

The case remains under investigation.

Copyright 2015 by All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.