BRIDGEWATER (CBS) – Police have identified the human remains that were found burning inside a barrel in a wooded area of Bridgewater last week.
Investigators say the remains belong to 24-year-old Dennis R. Jackson, whose last known address is in Haverhill.
The remains were identified through fingerprints. The Plymouth County DA has not released a cause of death.
Human remains were also found a day later in Boston’s Hyde Park neighborhood. The locations are 16 miles apart.
Investigators in Boston tell WBZ-TV that they believe the remains are from the same person.
The investigation is ongoing.
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