Deputies: Possible human remains found buried in well

POLK COUNTY, SC (FOX Carolina) –

Deputies say possible human remains were found buried in a well in Polk County.

According to the sheriff’s office, the remains may be connected to a missing person’s case.

A suspect is currently in custody, deputies said.

The sheriff’s office said the cause of death is still under investigation and the remains have not been positively identified.

The remains are being sent for an autopsy.

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