Workers Find Human Remains in Overbrook Home

Bones found behind wall in vacant house

Construction workers fixing up a vacant Overbrook property discovered human bones inside the home.

The discovery was made Thursday afternoon on the 800 block of N 63rd Street.

The bones were found behind a wall contractors were removing, authorities said.

The remains were possibly there for years, investigators said.

One foot even still had a sock on it, they added.

It’s unclear whose remains they are and how the bones ended up behind the wall.

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