NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A parking lot in SoHo became the site of an eerie find Thursday.
Crews were excavating a parking lot property at Greene and Canal streets when they found a human skull, according to police.READ MORE: NYPD: Group Lighting Fireworks In Queens Attacked Man Walking Dog When He Complained About Noise
Work was stopped when the skull was examined.READ MORE: See It: Ramapo Police Officer Helps Rescue Raccoon With Head Stuck In Can
An anthropologist believes the skull could date as far back as the 19th century.MORE NEWS: Activists, Local Leaders Hold Prayer Vigil For Haiti In Brooklyn
The skull will now undergo further testing.