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Three bodies found in separate locations in Rapides Parish

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RAPIDES PARISH, La. -

Law enforcement officials are investigating three bodies found in two separate locations in Rapides Parish on Wednesday, October 18.
  
The Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 5800 Block of Old Boyce Road in Alexandria in reference to a fire located in the roadside ditch, according to a spokesman for the office. Investigators say upon arrival deputies observed what appeared to be the remains of two people within the fire. 

KALB reports a third body, said to be that of a woman, was found near the Pineville Expressway. Few details are being released at this time, the cause of death and the identity of the victims has not been released.  

Police have not said whether the bodies are connected. An investigation is still ongoing.

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