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Vehicle of missing Belton man located, human remains found in wooded area

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Posted at 5:11 PM, Oct 10, 2022
and last updated 2022-10-10 23:32:49-04

Central Texas police are investigating after human remains were found near a wooded area in Temple.

A vehicle registered under 39-year-old Kenneth Corwin was located in Temple before authorities began conducting a search. The remains were located in a wooded area around 9:30 a.m. Monday morning, said Belton police.

Corwin was reported as a missing person by the Belton Police Department in September. Police said at the time he was last seen on Friday, Sept. 16.

The Bell County Game Wardens, Temple police, and Belton police conducted the search after Corwin's vehicle was located.

"Positive identification of the remains is still pending," said police. "The circumstances surrounding this death are still under investigation."

Anyone with information is asked to call Temple police.