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Skeletal remains found in East Miss. home

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Posted: Feb 9, 2012 8:57 AM
Source: Associated Press

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CHUNKY, Miss. - Newton County authorities are investigating the discovery of skeletal remains in a home in the Chunky community in east Mississippi.

Sheriff Jackie Knight says the body was found was sitting in a recliner, partially covered up as if the individual had gone to sleep.

An autopsy has been ordered.

Knight says the skeleton is that of a male.

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