Chicago police find more child’s body parts near park

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CHICAGO — Police discovered more body parts belonging to a child on Sunday in Chicago’s Garfield Park, the Chicago Police Department said. Investigators have officially characterized the case as a death investigation.

Police first noticed the body parts of a child Saturday afternoon, after a foot turned up. Police initiated a search and found further parts.

The park, which is centrally located near Chicago’s New West Side, has been closed. The investigation is ongoing.