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Investigators ask for help identifying skeletal remains found near Lakeland

LAKELAND, TN (WMC-TV) - The Shelby County Sheriff's Office is asking for help identifying skeletal remains that were found last December in a wooded area on Stewart Road, near Palomino Road.

Authorities say the remains appear to be that of a man between the ages of 30 and 70 years old, who they believe may have been in the are for 12 to 18 months.

The body was found wearing a ball cap with a "Blue Moon" logo on it, plaid boxer shorts, a leather belt with a silver buckle, and white "Athletic Works" low top, lace up tennis shoes.

The person's race has not been determined.

If you have information about a missing person that fits this description, you are asked to call the Shelby County Sheriff's Office at 901-545-5465.

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