Human remains found in south Columbus quarry

COLUMBUS (WCMH) – Human remains were found Monday morning near a quarry in south Columbus.

According to Columbus police, officers were called to the quarry at 75 lawn Avenue around 9am Monday after they were alerted to possible human remains that were found nearby.

Detectives and members of the CPD dive team recovered the remains.

Police have not identified the remains. Police said further investigation will be pending the outcome of a Franklin County Coroner’s Office inquiry. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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