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Florida has a hunter discovered human remains in the Ocala National Forest-Smoke “as its” death

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A Florida man discovered the human remains in the Ocala National Forest on Sunday when he chanced upon a suspicious-looking room, which smelled “like death,” authorities said.

A man, who authorities did not name, was hunting for deer with friends in October. 15, when he found what he thought were deer scrapes in the ground, deep in the trail, according to a new report from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office.

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Hunter told the deputies, he came back on Sunday to pick up the leaves, cover the disturbed area. He thought it was suspicious, looked up and asked his friend to give him a good kick, according to the report.

The human remains were found about 200 yards into a trail in the Ocala National Forest, according to the report.
(Marion County Sheriff’s Office)

When the men began to dig, he said to the representatives of the “the smoke is really bad, like death.”

He then called Florida Fish and Wildlife officer who contacted the sheriff’s office.

They closed off the area as they investigate the case.
(Marion County Sheriff’s Office)

The investigators said that there is still an active investigation and additional details, including the identity of the remains will not be released at all. The authorities say that they will provide an update when more information becomes available.

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The sheriff’s office asked anyone with information to contact Detective R Cull at (352)‐732‐9111, or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers of Marion County at (352)‐368‐STOP, or (352)‐368‐7867.

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