Remains found believed to be woman who was dumpster diving

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BURLINGTON, N.C. (WITN) - Police say a woman's body was found at a landfill in our state. They think she was there because she was dumpster diving.

Burlington police say 30-year-old Stephanie Cox was apparently going through the dumpster behind a clothing store.

They think this happened around midnight on Jan. 30 and she might have been in there when a truck came to service the dumpster.

Police say this highlights one of the dangers of dumpster diving.