Dead body found in Queens park

A dog-walker discovered a dead body near this edge of Forest Park in Queens. (Image via Google Maps)
A dog-walker discovered a dead body near this edge of Forest Park in Queens. (Image via Google Maps)

A man walking his dog discovered a dead body in Forest Park in Queens on Sunday morning.

Police arrived at the park just before noon on Sunday when they met the dog-walker who said his dog came upon the body of an unconscious man.

The body was found along the south edge of the park, near Freedom Drive and Park South Drive, wearing blue jeans and brown boots. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Identification has not been released and the investigation is ongoing.


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