Body Found Inside Trash Bag in New Jersey

Police in Trenton, New Jersey are trying to figure out who dumped a body on the side of a street. Someone found human remains stuffed in a trash bag at Lamberton and Steamboat streets.

(Published Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017)

UPDATE: Police have identified the victim. Details here

A body was found Monday in a garbage bag on the 400 block of Lamberton Street in Trenton, police said.

The body was found around 4:43 p.m. on the side of the street, officials said.

The Mercer County Homicide Task Force joined the Middlesex County Medical Examiner's Office in the investigation. An autopsy was planned for Tuesday.