A hiker discovered what were believed to be human remains Thursday in a mountainous area of Burbank.
The bones were discovered by the hiker near the east end of Elmwood Avenue at about 1:30 p.m., said the Burbank Police Department.
The bones appear to have been at the location for quite some time, added police.
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Coroner's office investigators were at the scene to examine the remains.
No further details were immediately available.