Remains found at Charleston arts center site

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by The Associated Press

WCNC.com

Posted on February 7, 2013 at 11:08 AM

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- Human bones have been found at a construction site in Charleston where the city is building a $142 million performing arts center. 

Two sets of remains were found this week. Officials are wondering whether the site may have once been part of a larger graveyard.  

The bones were found where the city is renovating the Gaillard Municipal Auditorium into what city officials say will be a world-class performing arts center. 

Records show the area around the auditorium has been a residential area since the mid-1800s.

 

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