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Human Remains Found in Search for Missing Vermont Teenager

Police say there's no positive identification of the remains yet

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    Human Remains Found in Search for Missing Vermont Teenager

    Vermont State Police teams looking for a 19-year-old man who has been missing since January have found what are believed to be human remains.

    Police say there's no positive identification of the remains yet.

    Police on Wednesday were in the Sharon area searching for Austin Colson, last seen at his home in Royalton on Jan. 11. The remains were found in Norwich, about 20 miles away.

    Colson is believed to have made plans to collect scrap metal that day. The following week, the utility trailer Colson was believed to have been using was found abandoned with a partial load of scrap metal on Downer Road in Sharon.

    Golf Ball Kills 6-Year-Old

    [NATL] Golf Ball Kills 6-Year-Old

    Community members in Orem, Utah are in shock after a freak golfing accident killed a little girl. Investigators say 6-year-old Aria Hill was sitting in a golf cart next to a tee box when her father hit a ball that struck her in the back of the head.

    (Published Wednesday, July 17, 2019)

    A number of unsuccessful searches were conducted over the winter and spring. Officials opted to resume search operations when the weather improved.

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