Police recovered the body of an adult male behind a store in Newark's North Ward Saturday afternoon.
According to police, reports of an unconscious male sent police to the vicinity of 458 Summer Avenue at approximately 4:37 p.m.
Units arrived to find the unidentified male lying on the ground behind the store unconscious and unresponsive.
The victim was pronounced dead a short time later, according to police.
Police have not reported suspicious activities at this time. There is no active homicide investigation, according to The Essex County Prosecutor's Office.