(KMOV) – Police are investigating after human remains were discovered Tuesday night behind a shopping center in south St. Louis County.
The remains were found around 7:00 p.m. behind a Goodwill store near Lindbergh Boulevard and Baptist Church Road.
Authorities have not released many details about the remains, they will only say that they are the remains of a black man.
On Wednesday, medical examiners will begin working to identify the man. They say the process could take weeks because the remains were so badly decomposed.
No information on how the man died has been released.