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Remains of Woman Found in Trash in Corpus Christi

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    Corpus Christi police are investigating after the remains of a 41-year-old woman were discovered when a trash truck dumped its contents at a garbage collection business.

    The Corpus Christi Caller-Times reports that police were called to the business early Tuesday morning.

    Corpus Christi police Senior Officer Kirk Stowers says an employee discovered the remains after the truck dumped its contents.

    The remains were sent to the Nueces County medical examiner, who will determine cause of death. Officials are trying to notify the woman's family.