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Human Remains Found East of Las Vegas

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LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police confirm that a hiker found the body of a male hiker in the hills east of the Las Vegas valley. 

The remains were found at around 4 p.m. Saturday.

Police removed the body from Frenchman Mountain Sunday. Police were unsure of the circumstances surrounding the man's death or his age.

The Clark County Coroner's Office will determine his cause of death and release his name.

(The Associated Press contributed to this report)

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