Found on US Base in Japan: Decayed Corpse

Gender, date of death unclear
By Matt Cantor,  Newser User
Posted Dec 21, 2013 1:30 PM CST

(Newser) – A corpse discovered at a US military camp in Okinawa, Japan is decayed "beyond recognition"—to the point where officials can't tell if it was male or female, nor do they know when the death occurred. What they do know is that the corpse appears to have belonged to an adult, AFP reports. Japanese workers found the body while taking apart and surveying a former housing area that has been returned to Japan. Naval investigators are looking into the situation at Camp Foster. (Read more Japan stories.)

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