Survey crews made a startling discovery at the Prichard Water Treatment Plant on Monday afternoon.
News 5 is told the crews found a “badly decomposed” body in Gum Tree Branch behind the plant around 1:30. Prichard Police, the Mobile County Sheriff’s Office, ALEA, the FBI and the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences all responded to the scene.
The age, race, and sex of the deceased has not been identified due to the condition of the body.
The case is currently under investigation.