Top Morning Stories 2/22/12
Skeleton Found in Alachua County
A horrifying discovery has been made just outside of Gainesville, near the Oaks Mall.
Two people were walking in the woods when they stumbled on a human skeleton.
They called the Gainesville Police Department which then alerted the Alachua County Sheriff's office because of the location.
The human remains were found near Newberry and 60th Street, which is considered just outside the city.
Investigators are working with archeologists to identify the remains.
Rape Reported in Southeast Gainesville
A Southeast Gainesville woman says she was raped while walking home.
The 26 year old woman left a friend's house alone around 9 Monday night.
That's when detectives say a man pulled her backpack dragging her into the woods. Police say the suspect then pinned the victim face down to the ground, raped her and ran away.
The suspect is described as black, five foot 10 inches tall, wearing dark clothing.