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Authorities have confirmed that remains found behind a Target store in Lancaster County are human, news outlets including WGAL are reporting.

The remains were found Wednesday morning near a dumpster behind the store located off Route 30 in East Lampeter Township.

They were found by an employee disposing of trash. An autopsy will be done to determine things including the person’s identity, cause of death and how long the remains were there, according to WGAL.

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