The organ was discovered in the area of Riis Houses in the East Village.Google Maps

A heart was discovered in a flower pot on Wednesday in the East Village, NYPD said.


NYPD said a resident reported the organ on Wednesday while trying to plant in a flower pot at749 FDR Dr., Manhattan. The resident turned the flower pot over and a heart fell out of the soil, the spokeswoman said.


The heart wassent to the medical examiner to determine if the heart is animal or human, the NYPD spokeswoman said.