Per the Office of City of Niagara Falls Mayor Robert Restaino:
At approximately 11:40 a.m. Wednesday, the Niagara Falls Police Department responded to the 1800 block of Michigan Avenue for a report of a deceased person. Upon arrival, officers discovered badly decomposed human remains.
At this time, it cannot be determined how long the remains had been there, who they belong to, or the manner of death.
A postmortem examination is scheduled for tomorrow. Detectives are investigating the matter at this time.