Human skull found in trailer park

An investigation is underway in Opelika, after a resident finds a human skull.

The skull was located near a residence in the 1700 block of Hurst Street near Brook Haven Trailer Park.

According to investigators, the skull appears to be that of a five to seven year-old-child. The race and sex are unknown.

No other remains were located.

The case remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Opelika Police Department Investigative Services Division at (334) 705-5220, Opelika Police Communications at (334) 705-5263 or the Secret Witness Hotline at (334) 745-8665.