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SDSO – NBC 7 San Diego

Human remains were discovered by a hiker Wednesday night on the outskirts of northern Santee, according to the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department.

The discovery was reported near Summit Avenue and Summit Crest Drive just after 4 p.m., deputies said.

Deputy homicide investigators have taken over the investigation.

The remains have not been identified, and a cause or manner of death have not been determined, according to the SDSO.

No other informaiton was available.

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