Police say body found in Morningside
Prince George's County police detectives have launched an investigation into the discovery Thursday of skeletal remains in a wooded area in Morningside, the Crime Scene blog reports.
Cpl. Henry Tippett, a Prince George's County police spokesman, said the remains were discovered by a motorist who ran out of gas on the inner loop of the Beltway near Suitland Road.
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Prince George's County police detectives say a decomposed body was found Thursday afternoon in a wooded area near Morningside.
The body was discovered just after noon in an area near the Capital Beltway and Suitland Road, said Cpl. Larry Johnson, a Prince George's police department spokesman. He said the body was "decomposed," and detectives are treating the case as a death investigation.
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