Dead Body Found Inside Car in Newark’s North Ward

Police in Newark recovered the body of an unidentified person from inside a car at a location in the city Friday morning.

According to a preliminary investigation, Newark Police officers requested a crime scene unit in the 60’s block of Webster Street after they found the body of an unidentified person in the rear of a car just before noon.

The circumstances behind the person’s death have not been released by authorities at this time.

The Essex Country Prosecutor’s Office has not reported the incident as a homicide.

The incident remains under investigation.