September 30, 2014
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Officials say a Southwest Airlines
worker stumbled across a few boxes of human heads at the Little
Rock, Ark., airport.
It turns out the heads found June 9 were bound for a medical
laboratory in Fort Worth, Texas. But Pulaski County coroner Garland
Camper says he's waiting for records showing the heads were legally
obtained and were being shipped legally.
Camper says the 40 to 60 whole and partial heads are at the
Southwest Airlines spokesman Chris Mainz says the airline called
police and refused to ship them because they were not packaged and
The heads were being shipped by JLS Consulting LLC of Conway,
Ark. JLS founder Janice Hepler said they're to be used in a
continuing-education program for doctors.
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