Police: No human remains found in Cahokia school bathroom

A report of a fetus found sparked an investigation inside a middle school in the Cahokia School District tonight.

ST. CLAIR CO., ILL. - The St. Clair County Coroner and Sheriff's Department have ended their investigation after a suspicious item was found in the women’s bathroom at Wirth-Parks Middle School in St. Clair County, Illinois, Wednesday night.

According to Capt. Bruce W. Fleshren with the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department, at the time of the discovery it was a reported that the material found was a fetus. After further investigation and a hospital examination, it was determined that the item was a feminine hygiene product. 

“The staff at Wirth made the correct call to make sure there were no other issues at hand, and for a proper examine to be done,” Capt. Fleshren said in a press release.

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