GRAIN VALLEY, Mo. (AP) — Police say they were led to human remains buried on the property of a home in unincorporated Jackson County by a teenager who has accused the homeowner of sexual abuse.
The Kansas City Star, citing court records, reports that the teenage girl told police the homeowner had told her he killed a woman and hid the body. The girl says he also showed her photos of a woman’s dismembered body.
Independence police announced Wednesday that they had found human remains on property near Grain Valley amid a missing person investigation.
Police have not identified the remains and declined to identify the missing person. The homeowner has not been charged in the case of the remains found.