Human Remains Found in Tompkins Co. Identified
UPDATE: According to New York State Police, the remains have been tentatively identified as those of 41 year old Brian K. Austin, of Syracuse. Austin was reported missing from the Syracuse area in 2011. The cause and manner of death are pending, and the investigation continues.
ULYSSES, NY (WENY) -- New York State Police along with Park Police are investigating the discovery of human remains found in Tompkins County.
State police say skeletal remains were found in a wooded area in Taughannock State Park in the town of Ulysses Wednesday.
The investigation is ongoing; state police are working in conjuction with the Binghamton University Anthropology Department. No other information has been released.