Authorities identify remains found south of West Plains

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HOWELL COUNTY, Mo.- The Howell County Sheriff’s Office has identified remains found near West Plains in March.

The remains were found on March 9 in a wooded area south of West Plains on State Route 17. Investigators say the body remains were that of 35-year-old David Clark of West Plains.

According to a press release, the Howell County coroner received confirmation that the remains belonged to Clark on April 2.

Investigators are still waiting for results from an anthropological examination of the body.

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