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Police Respond To Reported Human Remains Discovered

Date: October 28, 2021
Incident Type:
Location: Zone 2

Pittsburgh Police responded to the 1900 block of Colwell Street around 2 p.m. for possible human remains discovered. 

When Zone 2 officers arrived, they were directed by a work crew to the location in a wooded area. 

It was determined that the remains were of human origin. 

Detectives with the Mobile Crime Unit arrived to process the scene and the investigation is ongoing.  

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews