Human remains found in Portland

PORTLAND – Possible human remains have been found on the shoreline of Lake Erie in Lake Erie State Park, according to a news release from the New York State Police.

Authorities responded to a 911 call about the remains in the town of Portland at around 2:25 p.m.

The remains were transported to the Erie County Medical Center for confirmation, following an examination by the Erie County medical examiner.

No additional information was available at press time. Police are continuing the investigation and are being assisted by the New York State Park Police.

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