SPOTSYLVANIA, Va. (WUSA) -- Spotsylvania County Sheriff's Office authorities say on Saturday afternoon, human remains were "found on the Rappahannock Electric high voltage power line right of way."

Officials say deputies and detectives responded to the 9000 block of Brock Road for a report of a body found on Saturday at approximately 1:30 p.m.

At this time, the identity and gender of the person are unknown. The Virginia Medical Examiner's Office is working with the sheriff's office to identify the person.

Sheriff's office authorities are asking for people with information or who may recalls something out of the ordinary in the area to call the office at 540-582-7115 or Crime Solvers at 1-800-928-5822. You can also text SEE911 to CRIMES (274637).

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