Mummified baby remains found in Wewahitchka

WEWAHITCHKA, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) – Deputies are investigating after mummified baby remains were found in Wewahitchka Tuesday.

The Gulf County Sheriff’s Office received a call around 2:45 p.m. about possible human remains found at a construction site near the intersection of State Road 71 and Chipola Avenue.

Deputies say the mummified remains of an infant were found by workers in a mound of dirt.

Investigators are working with the Medical Examiner’s Office for the 14th Judicial Circuit and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.

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Mummified baby remains found in Wewahitchka

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