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Last Of Ashes Stolen From Alameda Church Recovered

Police have located what appears to be the last of the ashes of an Alameda man whose remains were inside urns stolen from a church just before his funeral.

CBS San Francisco–04/26/2011

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Human Ashes Stolen From Lafayette Mausoleum

Thieves broke into a mausoleum in a Lafayette cemetery on Sunday and stole an urn containing human remains, Contra Costa County sheriff’s spokesman Jimmy Lee said.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/18/2011