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Body Found Hidden Under Worcester Porch Formally Identified



    Man Arrested After Body Discovered in Home

    One man has been arrested and a death investigation is underway in Worcester, Massachusetts after the body of a man was found inside a home on Monday night.

    (Published Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018)

    Authorities have officially identified a body that a man is accused of hiding under cardboard boxes and paper bags at his Massachusetts home. reports that officials positively identified the remains Thursday as 27-year-old Justin Ramos.

    Ramos was last seen Jan. 7 at the Worcester home of 32-year-old Xavier Broughton. Broughton has pleaded not guilty to charges of disinterment of a human body and misleading a police investigation.

    Broughton told investigators Ramos died of a heroin overdose and he tried to revive him.

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