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Skeletal Remains Found Near Crestview

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The City of Crestview Police Department with the assistance of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating the discovery of human remains. The skeletal remains were discovered yesterday, March 28th, 2013, after children came across them while playing deep within a wooded area off of Pandora Drive.

The skeletal remains appear to have been at that location for some time, and the identity of the person, sex, race, and the manner of death remains unknown. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is assisting in the forensic removal of the remains, and will be providing assistance in the identification process.

As this investigation continues, there will be additional news releases provided. At this time, the Crestview Police Department is asking the assistance of the public, who may have any information on any unreported missing persons, family members or friends which may assist in this investigation.

Anyone who has any information is asked to contact the Crestview Police Department's Criminal Investigations Division at 850-682-3455 or after hours at 850-682-2055.

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Information provided by the Crestview Police Department