Friday June 18th, 2021 1:04AM

Authorities seeking public's help identifying human skull found in Buford

By Austin Eller Anchor/Reporter
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The Gwinnett County Police Department released Thursday morning additional details in hopes of identifying a human skull that was found in Buford in April

According to a release from the Police Department, the skull was found April 11 in the 2700 block of Hamilton Mill Rd, after officers were dispatched to that location to a call for service. Upon surveying the scene, officers located the skull in nearby woods.

A forensic examination determined the skull to possibly be a caucasian or mixed-race woman between the ages of 20 and 35 years old.

A rendition of the woman by a forensic artist with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation is available above.

The Gwinnett County Police Homicide Unit is asking anyone who may be able to identify the woman to contact police immediately.

Those with information can contact GCPD detectives at 770-513-5300. To remain anonymous, tipsters can contact Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or by visiting According to the release, Crime Stoppers tipsters can receive a cash reward for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.


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