UPDATE: Additional remains found where partial human remains were discovered Tuesday

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BELL COUNTY, Texas – More remains have been found in Bell County, in the same area where partial human remains were discovered on Tuesday.

According to the Bell County Sheriff’s Department, authorities came back out to the same area near the Leon River where they previously continued the search for missing PFC. Vanessa Guillen.

Major T.J. Cruz tells FOX44 that something was found Wednesday in a different place within the same general area. Cruz says it is “believed to be human remains.”

Meanwhile, the Fort Hood Press Center has announced III Corps Deputy Commanding General and Senior Commander Maj. Gen. Scott Efflandt will hold a press conference Thursday at 2:00 p.m. in the III Corps Headquarters on the status of the Spc. Vanessa Guillen investigation.

At this press conference, the senior commander will be joined by Fort Hood’s U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command (CID) and representatives from law enforcement agencies who are assisting with the investigation.

For more information, you can view our previous story here.

Source: Bell County Sheriff’s Department

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