Dead Body Found Near Route 19 in Paterson

Police recovered the body of an unidentified person in a temporary tent town location in Paterson.

According to police, the body was found in the vicinity of Mill and Slater streets next to Route 19 and Route 80 westbound at approximately 12:45 p.m.

The State Regional Medical Examiners Office will decide what caused the person's death, according to police.

Authorities have not confirmed foul play at this time.