Sheriff Paul Mullins reports on the morning of February 28, a rabbit hunter in the Saint John Road area of Simpson County reported a discovery of what he believed to be human remains. Deputies arrived in the area and confirmed the hunter's discover. Mullins has enlisted the assistance of the MS Crime Lab and the MS Bureau of Investigations. An extensive search of the area was conducted and skeletal remains were recovered, and sent to the crime lab for examination. The identity of the person is unknown at this time. The investigation is ongoing at this time.