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Human Remains found in Florida Homeowner's Septic System

Work Crew Finds Human Remains in Gwinnett County
Posted at 1:24 AM, Aug 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-07 21:40:49-04

NEWBERRY, Fla. (AP) - A homeowner having problems with a septic system unearthed an unexpected find when investigating the cause: human remains.

The Gainesville Sun reports that the remains were found by a septic repair company doing repairs at the house on Monday in Newberry, Florida.

Alachua County Sheriff's Sgt. Chris Sims tells the newspaper that the remains were confirmed as human at a lab.

Sims says a death investigation is underway.

No further details were available.

Information from: The Gainesville (Fla.) Sun, http://www.gainesvillesun.com

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