Woman’s body found in duffel bag in Kensington

Authorities found one 43-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the neck and head inside the apartment in the Fordham section of the Bronx.
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A woman’s dead body was found inside a duffel bag on the 2200 block of North 3rd Street in Kensington Monday morning, reports said.

According to NBC10, police announced Monday night that police have opened an investigation into the death of the unidentified woman.

A man looking through the trash outside of the building at 2224 North 3rd Street found the woman’s body around 5:45 a.m. wrapped first in a trash bag and then a duffel bag, the news outlet reported.

Police told NBC that a burning car was also found on the 1600 block of S. Bambrey Street in South Philadelphia and it may be connected to the incident.

No cause of death has been determined.

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