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Human remains found on Mauna Kea

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HILO, BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Big Island police are investigating the discovery of human remains at a remote location at the 12,000-foot elevation of Mauna Kea. 

On Friday, police conducted a check of the area with the assistance of officers from the State Department of Land and Natural Resources and a ranger from the Office of Mauna Kea Management.

They located the human remains.

Detectives are conducting checks to determine identity of the remains.

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