Police: University of Virginia student case now ‘death investigation’

Posted at 11:30 PM, Oct 18, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-18 23:30:30-04

(CNN) — Authorities looking for Hannah Graham found human remains Saturday on an abandoned property eight miles from where the University of Virginia student was last seen five weeks ago, police said.

Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Department members participating in the search made the discovery before noon in southern Albermarle County in central Virginia, according to Charlottesville Police Chief Timothy Longo.

Shortly thereafter, a detective relayed the news to Graham’s parents.

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