Did you hear about new human remains being found in a lake? Southern Nevada Water Authority oversees the management of water resources for those living in southern Nevada or Las Vegas. Information related to the United States, Canada are sought by people from these countries.
Did you know that Lake Mead’s water level continues to fall due to drought-like circumstances? It led to parks rangers Finding Human Remains Lake Mead.
On the discovery of dead bodies new:
The National Park Service reported that human remains had been found at Boulder City’s Swim Beach. It was reported at around 4:30 PM PST. The park rangers immediately jumped to action and discovered a body.
The Clark County Office of the Coroner has begun medically inspecting the body to determine the cause of the deceased. It was discovered that the body can be toxicologically examined as it is in better condition than two bodies found in the lake.
We are still waiting for more information as the investigation is in its initial stages.
Other Persons Remains in Lake Mead
On May 1, 2022, the police discovered the first body. Because the body had been shot, police suspected foul play. The victim’s footwear and clothing were examined by the police, who determined that the pattern and design of the victim’s clothing was typical of fashion in the 70s and 80s.
The remains of the victim are believed to be more than 40 centuries old. The body was found in an empty barrel. According to police, if the victim’s body is found in a barrel it is highly likely that they have been murdered.
The second Human Remains Lake Mead was found in the Callville Bay area of the park on 7th May 2022. It is expected that the body’s tissues would have been preserved due to the freezing water at its bottom. The police have not yet considered the remains of the other two bodies for investigation as they appear to be in good condition and no evidence of foul play.
This Monday was the discovery of the third body. These cases were closed.
The lake’s water level has dropped to 174 feet, or 1,040 feet, due to climate change. As water levels drop, police expect more Human Remains Lake Mead to be found. Lake Mead is full when the water level reaches 2,000ft.
A number of boats from World War II were also exposed due to the drop in water level. Further, it was not possible to identify any human remains. Therefore, investigations are limited. It is not possible to establish strong links between any crime and the investigation. Intact human remains are subjected to forensic dentistry and fingerprinting. Police said that they can order DNA testing if necessary.