Skeletal remains found north of Palmview

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Authorities are investigating a gruesome discovery that was made just north of Palmview.

It all happened in a rural area off North Bentsen Palm Drive just north of Mile 10 and a Half around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office deputies reported finding skeletal remains.

Deputies reported that the bones were also found with blue jeans and white leather shoes.

An autopsy has been ordered to identify the remains and determine the cause of death.

Action 4 News will provide more information as it becomes available.