Human Leg Washes Onto South Side Chicago Beach

An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday

Thursday, Jun 6, 2013  |  Updated 10:25 AM EDT
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Human Leg Washes Onto South Side Chicago Beach

Kenwood Beach

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A human leg was found on a Kenwood neighborhood beach Wednesday afternoon on the South Side.

Authorities said a person walking along Lake Michigan found the leg on the rocks near the lake, which was severed from the hip down. Police were notified at 2:42 p.m.

An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

Area Central detectives were conducting a "death investigation," police said.
 

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