Bones Discovered in Lakeville Park Believed to be Human

Posted at: 05/16/2014 1:13 AM

KSTP/Jim McMahon
KSTP/Jim McMahon

(ABC 6 NEWS) -- Authorities are investigating after bones believed to be human were discovered Thursday in a Lakeville park.

Police were called to Ritter Farm Park near I-35 just after 2 p.m. Police believe the bones have been in the park for some time.

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension Agents and Crime Scene Investigations Unit is assisting Lakeville Police and the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office with the investigation.

There is no threat to park visitors or area residents, according to police.

We'll keep you updated as any new information becomes available.