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UPDATE: Morgantown Police identify human remains found near Deckers Creek Rail-Trail

MORGANTOWN — On Oct. 7, 2020, officers of the Morgantown Police Department responded to a wooded area near the Deckers Creek Rail-Trail and the I-68 overpass for reported human remains found in an abandoned coke oven.

Police have identified the deceased as Brandy Cullum, 26, of Parkersburg. Cullum was reported missing Sept. 4, 2020.

The West Virginia State Medical Examiner has determined the cause of death to be from natural causes resulting from a pre-existing medical condition. The investigation into this incident is closed.