Human remains discovered near Vulcan walking trail identified as Birmingham man


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The human remains that were discovered by a local resident along the Vulcan walking trails on Red Mountain have been identified as a 62-year-old Birmingham man.

The human remains of Ted Dewitt Stephenson were identified by the Jefferson County Coroner/Medical Examiner’s Office Wednesday.

According to Jefferson County Coroner Bill Yates, a local resident discovered the remains last week while walking along a trail on Red Mountain.

The Birmingham Police Department is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death.

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