Skeletal remains and some clothing were found Friday morning off of I-480 near the Council Bluffs riverfront
The investigation is underway after Council Bluffs Police found the human remains off the I-480 just south of Tom Hanafan River's Edge Park Friday morning.
Mitch Mortvedt with the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation tells Newsradio 1110 KFAB they also found some clothing near the remains.
He says the body had been there for quite some time and right now they don't know gender or age. The remains will be sent to the state medical examiner's office in Ankeny for identification.
The DCI is checking missing person's reports from Council Bluffs and Omaha to try and help identify the person.