Detectives have launched an investigation after body parts were found in a skip at a recycling centre.
The gruesome discovery was made around 10am on Monday at Skelton Skips premises on an industrial estate in Leeds, West Yorks.
Forensic teams have been scouring the scene for clues after workers at the firm found the human remains on Halloween.
Specialist teams could be seen searching an area around a conveyor belt at the site, Leeds Live reports
A worker, who did not wish to be named, told The Sun: “As far as I know body parts have been found in one of the skips.
“Obviously, once it was spotted the police were immediately called. It’s very disturbing and shocking and sad and scary.”
A spokesperson for West Yorkshire Police said: “At 9.57am on Monday, police received a report of human remains having been found at a waste recycling firm, in Knowsthorpe Way, Leeds.
“Officers are attending the scene to assess the remains and establish the circumstances.” Several police and crime scene investigation vehicles were seen at the plant in Knowsthorpe Way.
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