>>Found, Mummified Remains Believed To Be From A Man
(Reading, PA) -- Forensics experts in Reading say they're getting closer to identifying the remains of person found a week ago on a small island in the Schuylkill River. Berks County Assistant Chief Deputy Coroner Debra Detweiler says the remains are from a man. She says the body had been exposed to the elements for several months. The next steps for identification include uploading a dental profile into a national database and an examination by a forensic anthropologist, as well as DNA analysis.