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Human remains found in Indian River County

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INDIAN RIVER COUNTY, Fla. - The Indian River County Sheriff's Office is investigating a report of human remains found Tuesday morning in a wooded area. 

The investigation is occurring near Roseland Road and U.S. 1 in northern Indian River County.

A report came to the sheriff's office at about 10 a.m.

According to a new release, the remains are "skeletonized" and located in an area frequented by the homeless.

A forensic unit will be working with detectives and the Medical Examiner's Office in the investigation.

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