Human Remains Found In Clay County

The Clay County Sheriff's Office found what they believe to be human remains.

The Sheriff's Office was searching an area near an abandoned home on FM 2332, south of Petrolia, Tuesday night.

The search was in regards to a possible homicide that happened at least 5 years ago.

Sheriff's Office found a shallow grave with what appears to be human remains.

Clay County Sheriff Kenny Lemons says they recovered evidence in the house.

The investigation right now has nothing to do with the current owner.

Stay with Newschannel 6 for the latest on this investigation.