Authorities say the bones found in a wooded area of Brockton have been confirmed as human.
New Haven police say superstorm Sandy has revealed a skeleton beneath the town green that may have been there since Colonial times.
Last week, someone found bones at the home that once belonged to the family of Judith Ann Chartier, who went missing in 1982.
A state police dog that was participating in training Thursday afternoon alerted on some bones in a wooded area off Royall Street in Canton. Authorities were not initially sure if they were human bones.