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Human skeletal remains found near Rhinelander

RHINELANDER (WAOW) – The Oneida County Sheriff's Department says human skeletal remains have been found in a wooded area near Lake Julia in the Town of Pelican.

A citizen discovered the remains, believed to be an adult male, late Monday morning about five miles south of Rhinelander, Chief Deputy Dan Hess said.

No other details will be released until an autopsy is performed, Hess said.

It does not appear to be a recent death,” Hess said. We don't have any reported missing people.”

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