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Autopsy Completed on Body Found In Alta Sierra

Nevada County sheriff Keith Royal says an Autopsy has been completed on a body that was discovered outside a home in Alta Sierra earlier this week in the 17 thousand block of Virginia Way.

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Following the Autopsy the jaw of the decedent was sent to a lab to attempt to identify the victim through dental records. The Sheriff says at this point there is not much information….

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The Sheriff says a person of interest in the investigation has been identified but no arrests have been made. the investigation is continuing.

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Sheriff Keith Royal says neighbors reported a foul odor coming from the residence which led to the discovery of the body and launched the criminal investigation.

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