CHEYENNE, Wyo.- The Cheyenne Police Department announced that on April 21, 2020 at around 6:30 p.m., workers uncovered human bones while they were repairing a sewer line in the backyard of a residence in the 1000 block of W 29th St. .
Law enforcement says that after further investigation, no foul play is suspected, and it was also discovered that the area the residence was built on was also a burial site back in 1871.
The case has been turned over to the Laramie County Coroner’s Office & Wyoming State Anthropologist.
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This article originally appeared on Cap City News. Used with permission.