Chicago police find child’s body parts near Garfield Park

Posted at 9:36 PM, Sep 05, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-05 23:44:19-04

By Joe Sutton


(CNN) -- Police discovered the body parts of a child Saturday afternoon near Chicago's Garfield Park, the Chicago Police Department said.

After a foot turned up, police initiated a search and found further parts.

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

Multiple police vehicles and officers responded, and officers continued searching into the night, video footage from CNN affiliate WGN showed.

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