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Coroner investigating human remains found in Reading


The Hamilton County Coroner's Office is investigating human remains found Monday in Reading.

Officers received a report of human remains found in the woods just before 6:30 p.m. Upon arrival, officers met a railroad employee who was in the area switching tracks when he noticed the remains and called police.

The scene was located near the 9300 block of Reading Road. The remains were found laying in the tree line along the railroad tracks.

According to the Reading Police Department, there were no obvious signs of foul play involved.

The remains were released to the coroner's office for further investigation.

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