Search for mushroom leads to suspected human remains

mushroom farm

SUSPECTED human remains were discovered on Monday near Waddilove High School in Marondera.

The remains have been sent to Marondera Hospital mortuary for post-mortem.

Mashonaland East provincial police spokesperson Inspector Simon Chazovachii confirmed the incident, adding that investigations were in progress.

“We are waiting for post-mortem results to ascertain whether the discovered bones belong to a human being.

Investigations are ongoing and we will advise on the progress in the matter,” he said.

It is alleged that on Sundayat around 3pm, a 15-year-old boy who was looking for mushrooms in Waddilove Farm stumbled upon the remains suspected to be of a human being.

The teenager informed elders in the area who filed a police

Police attended the scene and discovered that the remains were covered by a black jacket, grey shorts and black trousers.

Police also discovered a shoe at the scene.

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