A mummy found in a street in Lima.

A mummy found in a street in Lima.

Lima : Peru | Sep 21, 2011 at 3:46 AM PDT
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Reports have came of a Mummy of a woman of unknown age, was found by a security guard abandoned in a street in the district of La Victoria, Tuesday in Lima.

The mummy, in a fetal position, with legs folded on the chest, was in a trash heap next to ceramic pots and pans. The person who found this told the police and called the Attorney General for that the removal of the mummy should have proceeded.

By doing an initial analysis, forensic experts told that it was a complete skeleton of a young woman, but for how long it was there has been required to be checked by research.

There are many archaeological dig sites in LIMA of the civlisations that were there before the Inca Empire and are tend to be enticing for persons looking for input in local cultural heritage but occasionaly these artefacts were sold illegally by looters.

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A mummy found in a street in Lima
The body belonged to a young woman was left on a street in the Peruvian capital with ancient pottery
Vicky247 is based in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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