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UPDATE: Human remains found Thursday described as male in t-shirt

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – According to the Muscogee County coroner human remains were found on Thursday sometime before 4 p.m.

The remains were found near 50th Street and Oates Avenue, and they have not been identified. 

Coroner Buddy Bryan confirmed the victim is a male and was wearing a black t-shirt with "Purple Haze" written on it in purple letters. Bryan also says the body was badly decomposed and had been there between nine months to a year.  

The cause of the death is unknown and the body is being sent to the state crime lab in Decatur, GA on Monday. 

Details are limited at this time; check back for more information.

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