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Skin found in trash turns out to be from pig

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LEXINGTON, MS (WLBT) - Officials solved the mystery behind a piece of skin found at a gas station in Lexington.

Rumor of a human arm in a trash can has been circulating around Lexington and found its way to WLBT.

An officer refueling at Scott Petroleum on Depot Street Monday morning did smell something foul.

After sending the chunk of skin he found to the state crime lab, investigators determined that it was actually pig skin.

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