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Two arrested after body found in Queensland mountains



Two men have been charged with the alleged murder of Sunshine Coast woman, Donna Howe, after a body was found in remote bushland on the Glass House Mountains this week.

Police confirmed human remains had been found on a track at the popular tourist and hiking site by two four-wheel-drivers Tuesday afternoon.

The body was badly decomposed and sent for forensic examination and identification.

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Investigators initially said there appeared to be char marks on the bones but this could be due to decomposition.

It was unclear whether the body was a man or a woman.

Police now believe the remains belong to 57-year-old Howe, from Caboolture.

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She was last seen in April by her family.

Further investigations led police to search a Balkee Drive address where the two men were arrested.

It's believed the 41-year-old and 31-year-old, both from Caboolture, knew Howe.

They have each been charged with one count of murder and interfering with a corpse.

Both men will appear in Caboolture Magistrate's Court today.

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