On Monday, March 26th at approximately 1:00 p.m. Drew County Sheriff Mark Gober was notified by phone that a resident in Drew County had found what appeared to be human skeletal remains in a wooded area behind a home on Highway 138, east of Monticello. Once on scene, members of the Drew County Sheriff’s Department and Arkansas State Police collected the evidence. The remains are believed to be that of a black male. The remains have been taken to the Arkansas State Crime Laboratory for positive identification. The investigation is still ongoing.