“HUMAN remains” appear to have been found at the site of a fire in Glasgow.
It comes after police were called Wednesday morning to report a fire in Househill Park near Harstone Road in Pollok.
Now officers say they appear to have found human remains. They provided no further details but only said the death was considered unexplained.
The news emerged as officers erected a blue and white forensic tent in the park. Tents are typically used by police when bodies have been found.
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A Scottish Police statement said: “Officers from Glasgow were called at around 7.35am on Wednesday 4th August to report a fire at Househill Park near Hartstone Road in Glasgow.
“What appears to be human remains were found at the site of the fire. This death is being treated as unexplained and further investigations are underway.
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“Officers, supported by specialized forensic teams, are still on the scene which are cordoned off and are expected to remain so for some time.
“Additional officers are patrolling the area and anyone with concerns can speak to them. If you have any information that would assist us in our investigations, please call Police Scotland on 101, citing incident number 0562 on Wednesday 4th August. 2021. ”