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Newborn's body found in box near Tahlequah

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(Tahlequah-AP) -- The body of a newborn baby has been found in a box alongside a state highway in northeastern Oklahoma.

The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation says the infant's body was found about 9 last night alongside State Highway 82 south of Tahlequah.

The body has been sent to the state Medical Examiner's Office in Tulsa and the O-S-B-I and the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office are investigating.

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