Spirit of St. Louis – Pick Your Charity, Pick Your Car
Closings: Schools, churches, day-cares and businesses

Burned human remains found in north St. Louis dumpster

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Rrey dumpster, recycle, waste and garbage bins near building. Backyard view

ST. LOUIS, MO — Homicide detectives are investigating after burned human remains were found in a north St. Louis dumpster.

Investigators received a 911 “Call for help” in the 4200 block of Kossuth at around 11:15am Thursday. They located the remains after arriving at the scene.

Police say the investigation is ongoing.