Officials ID human remains found wrapped in carpet in Yonkers

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Officials say that human remains discovered in Yonkers earlier this year have been identified.

Police say the remains belong to a man named Michael Newman.

In June, Newman's remains were found outside of a building on Bruce Avenue wrapped in a carpet.

The cause of death is still being investigated.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact them.

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