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Human remains found north of Sam Lynn Ballpark in Riverview Park

Posted at 4:45 PM, Mar 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-09 19:58:02-05

Officers with the Bakersfield Police Department discovered a fully decomposed body.

At about 5:45 p.m. Thursday, officers were sent to the area North of Sam Lynn Ball Park in Riverview Park.

A family at the park discovered the human remains and contacted the BPD.

Officers confirmed that the remains we human but have yet to determine if they are male or female.