Man’s remains found in Buncombe Co. identified

LEICESTER, N.C. (WSPA) – The person whose remains were found in Buncombe County on February 2nd has been identified, according to the Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office.

The man has been identified as 31-year-old Christopher Louis McKinney.

Deputies responded to a call around 5:46 p.m. at 325 Dix Creek #1, and located the remains after arriving at the scene.

They say there are no indications that the death was a result of any foul play, but the official cause of death is still pending.

This is an ongoing investigation.

We will update this article as more information becomes available.

More stories you may like on 7News

What’s burning in Laurens County?

If you saw smoke in the air in Laurens County, there’s no need to worry. Rangers say they had a large planned burn in Sumter National Forest…

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s