Decomposed human remains found in Alabama ditch

Published 2:48 pm Monday, January 30, 2023

Decomposed human remains were found in an Alabama ditch on Sunday, authorities said Monday.

The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office said the remains were found in a drainage ditch off 7th Avenue South on Sunday. The remains were inside of a pile of garbage authorities said.

Birmingham police said they were investigating the discovery. So far, the victim’s identification or how the person died are known.