Duxbury: Human remains found on side of road

Duxbury and State Police are investigating after human remains were found in a box on the side of a road in Duxbury yesterday. The State Police Bomb Squad was first called in for a suspicious package at Alexander Way and Walker Road just past 11:30 Sunday morning, according to Plymouth County D-A Tim Cruz’s office. They say the box was already partially open, and they noticed a strong smell coming from inside. The box was x-rayed and they made the determination that there were human remains inside. They were taken to the Chief Medical Examiner to identify and examine. The D-A’s office says State and Duxbury Police are investigating, and anyone with more info should get in touch with them.

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About Steve Burns

Steve comes to the South Shore by way of the Jersey Shore. Upon arriving at Emerson College in Boston back in 2010, and eventual graduation in 2014, Steve was immediately attracted to radio as an outlet for his reporting. Previous stops before the South Shore include WOBM on the Jersey Shore, WCCM in the Merrimack Valley, an internship at CBS Radio News' flagship station, WCBS 880 in New York City, and a few formative years at Emerson's WERS.