Wauwatosa construction crew unearths what "appears to be" human skull, bone fragments

Posted at 4:56 PM, Jan 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-23 14:03:14-05

A construction crew working in Wauwatosa Friday unearthed "what appears to be part of a human skull" and other bone fragments.

Lt. Brian Zalewski of the Wauwatosa Police Department confirmed the discovery was made in the 1700 block of Underwood Avenue Friday. 

"Some unknown bone fragments" were also discovered along with the portion of skull.

TODAY'S TMJ4's Brandon Rook reports that the Wisconsin Department of Justice responded to the scene as well as police.

Lt. Zalewski said he would provide further updates at a later time.

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