FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Fairfax police say human remains were found during a search for a missing juvenile.

Police say detectives from the Franconia Police District Major Crimes Unit are investigating after remains of a female were discovered in the 7100 block of Wimsatt Road in Springfield during a sweep of the area on Saturday. Police say detectives have not yet been able to identify the female.

Police say an autopsy will be performed on Monday by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.