Updated: Jun 29, 2020
The Illinois State Police is requesting the public's assistance in identifying human remains.
June 4, 2020 the State Police Division of Criminal Investigation Zone 6 were requested to investigate human remains found in an advanced state of decomposition. The remains were locatedin a secluded, heavily wooded area of northern Washington Park, St. Clair County, Illinois.
Street department workers were in the area of 48th Street and Hill Avenue when they came across what they believed was a human body part about 9 a.m.
The body is described as a black male between 50 and 75 years of age.
Height is between 5'-5'6.
A shirt found on the remains is described as a Spiderman pajama type shirt.
If you have information please contact the Illinois State Police at (618) 301-6764 or Crime Stoppers at (866) 371-8477