Police in Virginia say they've found what could possibly be skeletal human remains.
A Loudoun County sheriff's deputy found the bones while patrolling a wooded area near West Church Road and North Aspen Avenue in Sterling on Saturday.
Authorities in Loudoun County said the discovery was made near an elementary school and a high school.
News4's Northern Virginia Bureau Chief Julie Carey has been covering this side of the state since joining NBC4 in 1992. She's joined by reporter Drew Wilder.
Investigators and the local medical examiner's office are working to determine the origin of the remains.