Decades Old Skeletal Remains Of Fetuses Found In Westlake Apartment Building

Authorities are investigating the discovery of the skeletal remains of two fetuses that were wrapped in newspapers. The find was made this week in an apartment building in the Westlake area of Los Angeles, authorities said.

The skeletons were discovered Tuesday night in the 800 block of South Lake Street near James M Wood Boulevard, according to coroner's investigator Selena Barros and Lt. Wes Buhrmester of the Los Angeles Police Department's Rampart Division.

The apartment's owner discovered an old trunk containing the remains. There were two doctor bags inside the trunk with the skeletal remains wrapped in old Los Angeles Times newspapers dated 1933 and 1935. Investigators also found a ticket stub from the 1932 Olympic Games in the trunk.

-With reporting from City News Service. Got news? Email us. Follow us on Twitter, too: @dennisjromero.


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