01/26/2012 06:57 EST | Updated 03/27/2012 05:12 EDT

Possible Human Foot Washes Ashore On B.C. Coast

A boot containing the apparent remains of a human foot have washed ashore on Vancouver's coast.

Police said they were notified Thursday afternoon about what appears to be human bones inside the boot found on the shore of English Bay near False Creek.

The area has been cordoned off and the BC Coroners Service has been notified, Vancouver police Const. Lindsey Houghton said in a release.

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