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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A hiker has found a human skull on a trail near Pikes Peak, not far from the spot where a Colorado Springs woman was last seen.

KOAA-TV reports the skull was found Friday near the Catamount Trail in Teller County west of Colorado Springs. Crews conducted a meticulous search at the site on Saturday.

The station reports Micah Lambert was last seen in that area in mid-September.

The remains have been turned over to the Teller County coroner.

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Sheriff’s commander Greg Couch says the remains could be identified this week.

The Colorado Bureau of Investigation is assisting the sheriff’s department.

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Information from: KOAA-TV, http://www.koaa.com