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Bags containing 'human bones' discovered in Sudbury river




Police are investigating after bags containing 'human bones' were discovered in a river in Sudbury .

Officers were called shortly after 4.35pm yesterday following the discovery in the river near Meadow Gates and Croft Bridge.

Police believe the bags contain 'human remains'.

A police cordon is currently in place after a bag containing bones were discovered in the river near Meadow Gates and Croft Bridge in Sudbury. (41414071)
A police cordon is currently in place after a bag containing bones were discovered in the river near Meadow Gates and Croft Bridge in Sudbury. (41414071)

A cordon remains in place while the investigation continues.

Officers would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed any suspicious activity close to the river, where a submerged shopping trolley and the bags containing the remains were discovered nearby.

Alternatively, anyone who has seen the bags in the river or knows how they came to be in the water or who uses the route regularly is asked to come forward with any relevant information.

Anyone with any information or who has any knowledge of the incident is asked to contact Suffolk police, quoting reference 37/49998/20.

Visit http://www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update

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