MOTT HAVEN, the Bronx — A decomposed physique was discovered beneath a pile of rubbish within the Bronx Thursday morning, prompting a police investigation, authorities stated.
Authorities have been known as to the neighborhood of Exterior Road close to East 144 Road within the Mott Haven neighborhood round 7:30 a.m., police stated.
A development firm had been clearing out an empty lot to arrange for development on the website when employees got here throughout a badly decomposed physique beneath a pile of rubbish, in response to police.
The physique was discovered with a plastic bag over its head, cops stated.
The NYPD was not instantly in a position to decide the gender of the sufferer due to how decomposed it was, authorities stated.
The medical expert will decide the reason for loss of life.
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