No foul play suspected in remains found in Casey

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CASEY, Ill. (WTHI) – Back in January skeletal remains were discovered in a field just off the entrance to Interstate 70 in Casey, Ill.

Officials have confirmed an ID card was found in the subject’s pocket and a tentative identification has been made. They believe the remains to belong to someone who was reported missing last year.

No official name has been released at this time pending additional test results and notification of the family.

Officials have also stated that they do not believe any foul play was involved. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you confirm your email address and acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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