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Human remains found on vacant lot in Lake Tapps

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LAKE TAPPS, Wash. — Construction workers found human remains at a vacant lot in the north Lake Tapps area Wednesday morning.

According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, the workers were tearing down a house on 9th Street East that had been abandoned for several years.

Detectives are working with the Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office to identify the remains.

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