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Hunter discovers human skull in Temple

Posted at 5:19 PM, Dec 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-16 18:19:19-05

TEMPLE, TX — A hunter discovered a human skull while out in the Temple area Saturday morning.

According to the Bell County Sheriff's Office, around 8:36 a.m. on Saturday, December 14, deputies responded to the 1500 block of Hruskaville Road in Temple after the hunter found a human skull.

The identity, sex or age of the human skull has not been determined. The gender of the skull has not been positively identified yet.

The skull was sent to the Southwest Institute of Forensic Sciences to identify the human skull.