Officials: 39 possible human remains found from WTC debris

The debris has been removed from Lower Manhattan over the last two and a half years during construction for the new Freedom Tower.

Officials say 39 possible human remains were found in debris.

Officials say 39 possible human remains were found in debris. (4/5/13)

MANHATTAN - Officials say 39 new and possible human remains have been found in debris from the World Trade Center.

Investigators are sifting through 60 truck loads of construction debris.

The debris has been removed from Lower Manhattan over the last two and a half years during construction for the new Freedom Tower.

The sifting will continue at a Staten Island landfill for about 10 weeks.

City officials say DNA testing will continue until every possible identification can be made. 

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