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Skeletal remains found in Welsh

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WELSH -

Skeletal remains were found Thursday morning in Welsh on Oilfield Road west of the town. 

The Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office is assisting with the investigation. The United States Postal Investigative Service's is handling the investigation. 

KATC spoke to several residents about the body.While no one wanted to go on camera, they did say they saw a large police presence near the rail roads tracks on Oilfield Road. A lot of neighbors are shocked and say they fear for their safety. 

The Sheriff's Office says there is no public threat. The investigation is ongoing and KATC will provide more details as they become available. 

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