Human Remains Found at Carson Water Pollution Plant

The remains were found in a bin that holds debris separated from sewage water, officials said

By Christina Cocca
|  Saturday, Oct 26, 2013  |  Updated 10:21 PM PDT
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Human Remains Found at Carson Pollution Plant

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Investigators found what human remains in this water pollution control plant in Carson on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013.

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Officials have determined the remains found at Carson water pollution plant on Saturday are human remains, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

Homicide detectives discovered the remains just after 8 a.m. Saturday in the 24500 block of South Figueroa Street, according to a sheriff’s department statement.

Carson Sheriff's deputies went to the plant after an employee called authorities about the remains, which were recovered from a bin that holds debris separated from sewage water, officials said.

Detectives were still investigating the cause of death Saturday night.

Anyone with information should call the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500.

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