KCK police conducting investigation after human remains found near Wolcott and I-435

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Police in Kansas City, Kan., are investigating after human remains were found Wednesday.

KCK police chief Terry Zeigler tweeted just before 1:30 p.m., that officers were on the scene of human remains near Wolcott and I-435. When questioned further, police say they believe they have a human skull, femur and a few other bones after a mushroom hunter discovered the skull.

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Meanwhile, in Kansas City, Mo., authorities are investigating something similar. Police were dispatched to the area near 28th and Highland after possible human remains were found during a neighborhood cleanup project.  Click here for more on that similar, but separate investigation.