Animal remains found behind church

February 16, 2009 6:49:57 PM PST
A disturbing discovery Monday afternoon in Philadelphia's Lawncrest section.

Children playing in a cemetery behind Trinity Oxford Episcopal Church, located at Oxford and Longshore, came upon a decapitated sheep shortly after 3pm.

The sheep's head was on the ground and other remains were found nearby in a bag. The head had a tag on the ear.

No word how long the remains had been there.

Police and SPCA officials are investigating the incident. At this time, no arrests.

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