HICKORY, N.C. – A source close to the investigation tells NewsChannel 36 Hickory Police will hold a 4 p.m. news briefing on Friday in which investigators will announce that remains found Wednesday are in fact that of Zahra Baker. Hickory police confirmed that they will hold a press conference, but did not say anything specific about the reason or topic of the conference. Zahra Baker was reported missing by her father and stepmother, Adam and Elisa Baker, on Oct. 9.
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