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Worker finds human remains along brook in Fitchburg

May 2, 2015

FITCHBURG, Mass. (AP) — A worker in northern Massachusetts found human remains while clearing brush along a brook.

Worcester District Attorney Joseph Early Jr. says the worker discovered the remains in Fitchburg on the bank of Baker’s Brook on Friday morning.

The remains were brought to the Chief Medical Examiner’s Office for testing in an attempt to identify the person.

State police have joined Fitchburg police in the investigation.

Authorities haven’t released any other information.

Anyone with information about the remains is urged to call Fitchburg police.

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