The Chicago Sun-Times reports that fisherman called police Saturday morning after discovering one of the bags near a lagoon in Lincoln Park. Chicago Police say a dive team later recovered a second bag. Authorities say the remains in both bags are believed to from one person.
According to WGN, investigators are looking into missing person cases for possible leads.
Police say detectives are looking into missing person cases for possible leads. The Cook County medical examiner’s office is also investigating.