Police are investigating the gruesome discovery of a dead body wrapped inside of a plastic bag that was found on a Mcdonald’s rooftop on 149th Street early this morning in the south Bronx.
A 911 call at about 5:57 a.m. today alerted the NYPD in the 40th Precinct to the wrapped body found atop 279 E. 149th Street.
The NYPD believes it to be a man, who was pronounced dead on the scene by EMS personnel.
No arrests have been made at this time and a cause of death is still undetermined.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls and messages are strictly confidential.
This story first appeared on bxtimes.com.