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Human remains found in Magoffin County, KY

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Human remains have been reported found in Magoffin County, KY.

According to a release issued by the Kentucky State Police, units in Pikeville received a call Friday that remains were located in the area of Johnson Fork of Magoffin County, and that the remains could possibly be human.

The release says Detective Jason Dials with the Kentucky State Police responded to the scene and determined the remains were human.

According to the release, Detective Dials, along with the Magoffin Rescue Squad, Magoffin Sheriffs Office, and a K-9 search and recovery team continued to search the scene Saturday and located remains that will be sent to Frankfort, KY for positive identification.