Authorities: Remains May Be Those of a Child

2 years 3 months 3 weeks ago March 03, 2014 Mar 3, 2014 Monday, March 03 2014 Monday, March 03, 2014 2:05:13 PM CST in News
By: The Associated Press

DIXON (AP) - Authorities in south-central Missouri say human remains found last year are apparently those of a child.

KTVI-TV reports the remains were found in October in the town of Dixon in Pulaski County. Results of a lab analysis show that the victim was probably between ages 8 and 12. Authorities could not determine the child's gender.

Authorities say DNA was extracted for comparison with missing children reports. An investigation continues.

 

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