Workers On A Texas Construction Site Uncovered A Truly Disturbing Century-Old Secret

Image: Fort Bend Independent School district via The Washington Post

In a city in Southeast Texas, workers are breaking ground on a new school. But underneath the streets and shopping malls of this suburban community lurks a dark secret. And when one man stumbles upon what looks like part of a human skeleton, the town’s horrible past is finally exposed.

Image: Ed Schipul

Today, Sugar Land is a bustling city located in Fort Bend County, TX, some 19 miles from Houston. But back when the first settlers arrived, it was a fertile region known for its abundant plant life. And soon afterwards, the area became a plantation for crops such as corn, sugarcane and cotton.

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