BREAKING NEWS: Skull found in Fulstow duck pond believed to be human

Lincolnshire Police have confirmed that a skull found in a duck pond is believed to be that of a human.

Lincolnshire Police have said the skull is believed to be human
Lincolnshire Police have said the skull is believed to be human

Police officers and forensics are currently at the pond in Pear Tree Lane, Fulstow, after a report of a human skull being found by a member of the public.

The force’s control room was called by a member of the public who reported that the bone was in the pond at around 12.37pm yesterday (Thursday).

A police spokesman said that the area is currently cordoned off and officers will be in the area carrying out a full search over the weekend and Monday:

"We believe this may be a human skull, but this will be determined by an in-depth forensic examination of the skull which can take up to several weeks to complete.”

A further update will be released by police when the time comes.

Anyone with information should call 101.