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Deputies: Human remains found in burned car in Burke County

Posted 12:10 p.m. Monday

— Sheriff's deputies in Burke County are looking for two men for questioning after human remains were found in a burned-out car in the Morganton area.

Sheriff's department officials tell local news outlets that the burned Cadillac was found about 8 a.m. Sunday. The name of the dead person was not immediately released.

Authorities say the car was owned by one man and registered to another - both who are from Forest City.

Police want to talk to the men but no warrants have been issued.


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