Human remains were found in a wooded area near Interstate 20 on Wednesday afternoon, according to police.
Columbia police were called around 1 p.m. to Earth Road, which is between I-20 and U.S. 1 near Pontiac Elementary School, officials said. The caller was out walking when they found the remains in a wooded area.
An anthropologist is on the scene along with police and the coroner, police said.
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