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Atlanta police investigate after discovery of possible human remains near Westside event location – WSB-TV Channel 2

Possible human remains found near Westside event location Atlanta police are investigating after the discovery of what appear to be human remains near an event and entertainment venue in West Midtown.

ATLANTA — Atlanta police are investigating after the discovery of what appear to be human remains near an events and entertainment venue in West Midtown.

Police said construction workers found the remains in the area of ​​Jefferson and Echo streets Thursday afternoon.

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Investigators are working to determine if the remains are human and how they got to the scene.

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The remains are being collected and investigators will work with a forensic osteologist to determine where they came from.

Osteology is the study of human bones.

The remains were found near Westside’s new development, Echo Street West, which runs along the Westside Beltline. The multipurpose living, working and playing space is currently under construction.

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Police did not say in what condition the remains were found or whether they believe it was foul play.