Possible Human Skeletal Remains Found in Otter Tail County

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Otter Tail County

May 20, 2018 08:27 PM

The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office and New York Mills Police Department report possible skeletal remains were discovered Sunday afternoon.

According to a press release, the remains were found around 3:45 p.m. in a wooded area south of E Centennial 84 Drive near the Lund Boat Company.


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A person on a walk took a shortcut through the woods and came across the remains, authorities said.

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension and medical examiner's office are assisting with the investigation and identification. 

Authorities add there is no danger to the public. 


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