Remains found near children's park in Brooklyn

August 3, 2012 3:11:15 AM PDT
Authorities are trying to figure out if remains found near a park in Brooklyn are human.

A passerby made the discovery at Irving Avenue and Starr Street on the corner of Maria Hernandez Park in Bushwick Thursday afternoon.

The remains were found near a children's playground.

The New York City Medical Examiner is testing the remains to determine their origin.

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