QUINCY, Calif. - According to the Plumas County Sheriff the skull found by a hunter on Monday belongs to a missing Greenville man.
Dominic Potts has been missing since November of 2018. He was 21 at the time. His remains were identified through the use of a forensic odontologist.
Investigators say Potts' vehicle had been located shortly after he was reported missing in the same vicinity of where the skull was discovered.
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QUINCY, Calif. - A human skull was found in Chester by a hunter, according to the Plumas County Sheriff's Office.
The hunter reported finding a skull in a wooded area at the south end off First Avenue in Chester on. The report to authorities was made on Monday, Oct. 5, 2020.
A deputy and a sergeant were sent out to investigate. They confirmed that it was a human skull, and then called in a Search and Rescue Team to search for additional remains.
The skull has been taken to the medical examiner's office for identification.