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Volunteers Cleaning Trash Find Human Remains

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EAST RIDGE, Tenn. (AP) - The East Ridge Police Department said human remains have been found in a creek.

A statement from police said volunteers cleaning trash from the creek at Camp Jordan on Saturday found the remains and called authorities. Investigators determined the remains were human and in an advanced stage of decomposition.

Officials from the Hamilton County Medical Examiner's Office were also called to the scene.

Police said there's no word yet on a possible identity. The investigation was ongoing.

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