FOREST HILL, Texas -- Officials are investigating after construction works discovered human bones in the backyard of a vacant home.

According to Forest Hill police, officers were called to 6425 Evonshire on Sunday at about 5 p.m. Police said they appeared to be skeletal remains.

The Forest Hill Police Department Criminals Division, DPS Texas Rangers and the Tarrant County Medical Examiner responded to the scene.

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