Human remains in NYC yard may date back to 1970s

Police found the human skeletal remains in the back of a home in Queens at about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, according to the New York Police Department.
1:24 | 03/13/19

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The corpse was carried carefully from the crime scene tonight. Boats that investigators believe belonged to the victim of a forty year old murder. Neighbors arriving home from work said it was under that's amazing dad's dad's berries bride I was shocked. When I moving his name would it was a very nice me I'm still very nice neat. It was a tip that led police to 87 gas seventy to 115. Street in Richmond Hill. And crime scene investigators spent hours unearthing the remains in the backyard. Sources believe the victims of man was killed that cold case murder that dates back to the 1970s. When homicides in New York were far more com. Investigators declined to discuss the case at police refused to say whether they are actively seeking a suspect. Or whether there is a suspect at all. Crime scene investigators removed several bags of evidence although it was not clear how that evidence. Might be connected to a crime committed sold long ago. The residents of the home could not be reached for comment because a portion of the street remains sealed off late tonight does make. You feel a little bit do we have now you know especially that I go home when it felt like value. They would be surprised of the speak.

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