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Worker Finds Skeleton Behind Durham Business

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DURHAM., N.C. — An employee at a concrete company found a humanskeleton behind the business and Durham police are investigating.

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

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

Sergeant Brett Hallan says the remains appear to be from anadult.

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