Human remains were found Wednesday in the Angeles National Forest.
The remains were found about 12:25 p.m. at mile marker 45.60 on Angeles Crest Highway, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
Sheriff's homicide detectives were dispatched to the scene and no additional information was immediately available.
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