Human remains found in San Benito city limits, Harlingen Police investigating

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SAN BENITO, Texas – Police are investigating human remains found Tuesday morning in San Benito.

Authorities responding to a tip at the intersection of U.S. Highway 77 and Oscar Williams Road just inside the San Benito city limits. Commander David Osborne with the Harlingen Police Department said investigators responded to the tip by going out to the location on Monday night. They resumed the search Tuesday morning and found the remains.

On Facebook Harlingen Police said they are continuing to work with Texas Rangers and San Benito Police Department in this investigation.

At this time it is unclear who the remains belong to and who may have placed them at the location.

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