INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - The Marion County-Indianapolis Forensic Services Agency said the bones found in Garfield Park are human.
Around 9 p.m. Tuesday, Indianapolis Metropolitan police officers were called to Garfield Park on the city's south side after someone walking in the park found what is believed to be a human jaw bone. According to a report, the jawbone has several teeth intact.
A county coroner was called to the scene. While walking along the wood line, a small bone, possibly from a finger, was found.
IMPD homicide detectives are now investigating the scene and are treating the area in the northwest corner of the park, off Pleasant Run Trail, as a crime scene.
Anyone with information is asked to call IMPD at 327-3475 or Crime Stoppers, 262-TIPS(8477). Callers can also text "INDYCS" plus tip information to 274627(CRIMES).
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