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Police: Suspicious remains in bucket near Doral turn out to be dead dog

Police: Suspicious remains near Doral turn out to not be human; it's a dead dog
Police: Suspicious remains near Doral turn out to not be human; it's a dead dog

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – Divers responded to a death investigation on Thursday in an artificial body of water, just east of Doral and south of Medley, according to the Miami-Dade Police Department.

Homicide detectives also responded to 9401 NW 74 St., according to Detective Angel Rodriguez, a spokesman for the department.

They focused on the contents of a bucket. It turned out what appeared to be human remains were actually that of a dead dog, police said.

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Local 10 News Assignment Desk Editor Guadalupe Monarrez contributed to this report.


About the Authors:

Liane Morejon is an Emmy-winning reporter who joined the Local 10 News family in January 2010. Born and raised in Coral Gables, Liane has a unique perspective on covering news in her own backyard.

The Emmy Award-winning journalist joined the Local 10 News team in 2013. She wrote for the Miami Herald for more than 9 years and won a Green Eyeshade Award.