Investigators were searching for the missing body parts, which also included parts of the torso.
"We weren't necessarily looking for him, and he wasn't a person that was really on our radar," said park spokeswoman Joelle Baird.
The remains were reportedly found in a remote location away from any trails and appeared to have been there for some time, the National Park Service said.
Police had urged the public to reach out with information to help identify the woman, as she or someone else may require medical attention due to the incident.
"Faced with a rapidly deteriorating security situation...the C-17 crew decided to depart the airfield as quickly as possible," the Air Force's statement said.
The tenant theorized on TikTok that the bones may have fallen down from his "creepy" crawl space in the loft.
Matthew Lewinski, 37, is alleged to have murdered and mutilated his live-in girlfriend, Jerri Winters, in their Clinton Township, Michigan, home.
Two of the children may have been infant twins who died during or shortly after childbirth, Johan Runer, who oversaw the dig, said.
Kayaker Pete Ruopp, who found the container on Monday, said that the discovery "really freaked" him out.
The grisly discovery was made in a grassy area along a road, about 25 miles southeast of Atlanta, Georgia.
Assistant Scout Master Andy Waltrip said the children were not initially "freaked out" by the discovery, thinking they had found "chicken bones."
"At first I thought it was a Halloween prop. My reaction was to throw it away. It looked like a rolling pin. But then I called the police," Haider Khan, 23, said.
Brenda Venables was reported missing from the home she shared with her husband David Venables in May 1982.
Christopher Collin Demmon, 33, has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of a person found in the yard of a Georgia home.
Authorities said the woman was canyoneering in Mystery Canyon, Utah, when she fell 50 to 80 feet to her death.
Human remains were found in a vehicle submerged in a retention pond, which was spotted by a local flying a drone over the area.
Mayor Jim Kenney said Friday that the remains of the bombing victims, which were thought to have been destroyed in 2017, were located at the medical examiner's office that afternoon.
Maine State Police said it does not believe "there is any threat to the public, and will share more information as it becomes available."
The foot, found on the 210 Freeway in San Bernardino by a transportation worker, may have belonged to a woman.
The Los Angeles County Coroner Investigator determined the skeletal remains to be human and an investigation has been launched into the circumstances surrounding the death.
On Wednesday, a contractor doing a routine project on a family home made a shocking discovery buried in their yard.
The remains of Linda Stoltzfoos, who was 18 years old when she went missing in Pennsylvania on June 21, 2020, were reportedly identified by her family on Wednesday.
The officers were spotted by a passerby, who filmed the encounter at Third Beach on the morning of Wednesday, February 24.
The remains have since been taken to the Columbus morgue but will be brought back to the scene where search dogs will be used in the hope of finding more remains.
Officers from Harris County were called to the scene of a wooded area in Cypress Park, 25 miles northwest of Houston, on Sunday.
The body was discovered by a passerby near the shoreline off the Neuse River Trail as authorities confirm they are investigating the case as a homicide.
The body of an unidentified adult man was found floating in a pond at Hyland Hills Golf Course in Colorado.
The remains were found by hikers along a trail near Summit Avenue and Summit Crest Drive in San Diego County.