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Jul 29, 2014 8:01 AM

ID Pending on Body in Blanket, Dumped Near Houston

HOUSTON (AP) - Investigators are trying to identify a body found wrapped in a blanket and dumped in some woods near Houston.

The Harris County Sheriff's Office says a man walking along a bayou Monday afternoon noticed an odor and found the body.

An autopsy has been ordered.

Messages left Tuesday with the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences weren't immediately returned.

(Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)


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