Police investigate after human remains found near Alki Beach in West Seattle

Detectives are currently investigating two bags with human remains inside were found on the 1100 block of Alki Avenue SW, near Alki Beach in West Seattle.

Police responded after getting a call of a suspicious bag laying on the beach on Friday afternoon. Shortly after another bag was found in the water, authorities said in a blotter post.

Officials determined the contents inside were human remains.

Harbor Patrol, along with detectives and the King County medical examiner's office are currently working on the ongoing investigation.