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BREWSTER COUNTY - Breaking news out of Brewster County this afternoon.
NewsWest 9 has confirmed with the Brewster County Sheriff's Office that the remains found at a Terlingua home back on November fifth are those of 80-year-old Mary Elizabeth Broughton.
As you may recall, Judith Broughton, Mary's daughter, led the Sheriff's Office to the home where the discovery was made.
Judith Broughton was recently sentenced for stealing her father's Social Security benefits for over 20 years and her father's mummified remains were later found in a storage unit in Kentucky.
The investigation into the case is ongoing.
NewsWest 9 will continue to follow this breaking news.
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