Remains found in Valdosta confirmed to be human

Remains found in Valdosta confirmed to be human

VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - Coroner Austin Fiveash has confirmed that remains found in Valdosta are human.

Neighbors reported smelling a foul odor, which led officials to the skeletal remains.

They were sent the GBI crime lab for an autopsy.

Fiveash says it could take several weeks or months until an identification is made.

Police said they will be investigating this as a homicide.

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