Hunter Discovers Human Remains in Ocala National Forest, Smelled ‘Like Death’

hunter told deputies he found leaves covering the disturbed area

A Florida man discovered human remains at Ocala National Forest on Sunday when he happened upon a suspicious-looking area that smelled “like death,” authorities said. (Fox News image)

(FOX NEWS) – A Florida man discovered human remains at Ocala National Forest on Sunday when he happened upon a suspicious-looking area that smelled “like death,” authorities said.

A man whom investigators didn’t name was hunting deer with friends on Oct. 15 when he found what he thought were deer scratchings on the ground deep into a trail, according to an incident report from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office.

The hunter told deputies he returned Sunday and found leaves covering the disturbed area.

He thought it looked suspicious and asked his friend to bring him a shovel, according to the report.

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A man whom investigators didn’t name was hunting deer with friends on Oct. 15 when he found what he thought were deer scratchings on the ground deep into a trail, according to an incident report from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office. (Fox News image)

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