Human remains found in Logan Martin sent to be examined

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE: Per the St. Clair Co. Dep. Coroner, the remains found in Lake Logan Martin are that of a male. Those remains have been sent to the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences in Huntsville. Dental records will be used in hopefully identifying the individual. Results are expected to return this upcoming Monday.

ORIGINAL: An investigation is underway Friday morning to identify a body found floating in Lake Logan Martin. A fisherman made the discovery Wednesday afternoon around 4 pm.

The St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office says the body was found in the water near the Pell City Yacht Club. It’s been sent to Huntsville for an autopsy and identification.

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