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Body found identified as Brittany Crenshaw

Posted: Updated: Aug 24, 2012 04:47 PM
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KNOE 8 News has learned within the hour that the burned body found near Hattiesburg, Mississippi is in fact that of 19 year-old Brittany Crenshaw.

The Forrest County Sheriff's Office tells us that they've identified the body found about an hour south of Crenshaw's home as her using dental records.

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