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Worker Finds Skeleton Behind Durham Business

Posted March 17, 2004 11:03 a.m. EST

— An employee at a concrete company found a human skeleton behind the business and Durham police are investigating.

Police spokesman Lt. N.J. Blake says the skeleton will be taken to the medical examiner's office for evaluation.

Police received the call from Adams Products about 1 p.m.and found the skeleton along a tree line.

Sergeant Brett Hallan says the remains appear to be from an adult.

Investigators are not sure if the remains are male or female or how long the bones have been there.