Partial Remains Recovered from Charles River

Massachusetts State Police Release — 06022014 — Recovery of Partial Human Remains in Charles River


State Police recovered partial human remains from the Charles River shortly after noon today. The partial remains were discovered in the river near the Boston University Sailing Pavilion, located on Storrow Drive in Boston. Troopers from the State Police Marine Unit and Crime Scene Services Section, as well as State Police detectives, responded to the river. The origin of the partial remains is the subject of an ongoing investigation. In order to protect the integrity of that ongoing investigation, no further information about the partial remains is being released at this time. The public may be assured, however, that based on the investigation to date, the discovered remains do not indicate any ongoing threat to public safety.