On Jan. 29th, 2019, at approximately 3:45pm, utility crews working in the area of FM 1044 and Green Valley Road discovered an item that appeared to be human skeletal remains. Those crews immediately called the New Braunfels Police Department.
Initial forensic analysis indicates that the skeletal remains that were discovered are that of an adult human. Any additional details about the age, gender, condition, or manner of death of the remains that were found are part of the ongoing investigation which will require further forensic analysis.
On today’s date (01-30-19), residents in the area will see a continued police presence as the search for additional remains continues. Traffic on Green Valley Road between FM 1044 and Ron Road will be closed for the majority of the day today. All traffic will be diverted down Ron Road to Morningside Drive. Please find an alternate route if you normally travel on Green Valley Road.