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Skeletal remains found near Rocky Mount

Posted June 29, 2009 9:52 p.m. EDT

— The Edgecombe County Sheriff's Office is trying to identify remains found Monday afternoon.

A man working in a field found the skeletal remains in a wooded area off Seven Bridges Road, near Rocky Mount.

Authorities said they believe the remains are those of a small-framed, black woman.

No additional information was available Monday evening.