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Police: Human Remains Found Near Long Island Sound In Oyster Bay

A necklace that was recovered at the scene where police found the body of a woman in Lattingtown. (credit: Nassau County Police)

A necklace that was recovered at the scene where police found the body of a woman in Lattingtown. (credit: Nassau County Police)

OYSTER BAY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) -- Police on Long Island said a woman walking her dog near the shores of Oyster Bay discovered human skeletal remains.

Nassau County Police said the remains appear to be of a woman between 20 and 30 years of age.

A necklace was also discovered at the scene at the end of Sheep Lane in the village of Lattingtown.

Homicide detectives were investigating the discovery, which was made at about 3 p.m. on Monday.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS or the Homicide Squad at 516-573-7789.

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