ST. LOUIS — Police say burned human remains have been found in a trash bin in St. Louis, and homicide detectives are investigating.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the remains were discovered Friday morning in a dumpster northeast of Fairground Park.
Police Officer Michelle Woodling says officers found the remains after getting a call for help to the area.
Woodling said he had no information on the gender or approximate age of the person whose remains were found.
Information from: St. Louis Post-Dispatch, http://www.stltoday.com