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Human remains were found in a storage unit at Simply Self Storage after the Lafayette Fire Department investigated a reported fire.

The cause of the fire is under investigation, according a LFD press release.

The LFD, Lafayette Police Department and Tippecanoe Ambulance responded to the fire at 4900 Tazer Drive at 2 a.m on Thursday.

An autopsy has been completed, but the identity of the deceased hasn't been released, pending identification and notification of the family by the Tippecanoe County Coroners' Office and LPD.

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