A 10-Year-Old Boy Plucked A Curious Object Out Of A River – And His Find Startled Archaeologists

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Jackson Hepner stands at the edge of Honey Run Creek in Millersburg, Ohio. Like most other 12-year-olds would, he walks along the water, inspecting the banks as he goes. And that’s where he spots it – a strange-looking rock that stands out from the rest. He plucks it from the creek bed, making a stunning archaeological discovery in the process.