Human Remains Discovered in Trash Can on Wooded Lot
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LECANTO (CITRUS) – The Citrus County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the discovery of human remains that were found inside a trash can.
According to officials, Sheriff’s Deputies responded to South American Avocet Point on Friday, where they found a body stuffed inside a trash can on a wooded lot.
Medical Examiners determined that the body was that of a small framed male, wearing jeans and a t-shirt
Neighbors told investigators the trash can was dumped there sometime during the week of September 11th. That’s when Hurricane Irma was crossing the State of Florida.
Officials are asking the community for help in identifying the deceased or any or if they saw any suspicious vehicles in the area.
Anyone with information on this case is asked to call 352-726-1121 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-ANY-TIPS.
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