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Thursday, November 14, 2013

Update - Human Remains Discovered in Roxbury, New Jersey


Acting Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Roxbury Police Chief James Simonetti announce that the investigation concerning the human remains discovered in Roxbury, New Jersey is ongoing.  As of this time, information has been uncovered and promising leads have been developed which are being followed.  Law enforcement agencies are actively investigating the circumstances surrounding the discovery of the remains.

As details are confirmed, updated reports will be issued. 

No further updates will be released today.

Acting Prosecutor Knapp and Chief Simonetti thank the Roxbury Police Department, the Morris County Sheriff’s Office Crime Scene Investigation, the Morris County Medical Examiner’s Office, the Wharton Police Department, the New Jersey State Police and the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit for their continuing work on this investigation.

Any inquiries can be directed to First Assistant Morris County Prosecutor/SDAG Thomas Zelante at 973-285-6252 or tzelante@co.morris.nj.us.

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