Police: Dead Body Found in South Burlington

By Kristin Frechette | kfrechette@nexstar.tv

Published 09/26 2016 04:16PM

Updated 09/26 2016 04:17PM

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South Burlington Police have confirmed that a body has been found in the woods on Patchen Road. 

South Burlington’s Police Chief says the body has been there for several days.

Officials say the cause of death is still unknown, it isn’t clear what gender or age of the person. 

Police say there was no sign of a struggle, or of a crime, but there is an indication of possible drug use. 

According to police the body has been taken to the medical examiner’s office.

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