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DEVELOPING: Person Found Dead in Paterson Park


Passaic County authorities have a crime scene established in a park in Paterson after police found a body on Sunday morning.

According to a preliminary investigation, police were called to Pennington Park after receiving reports of an unconscious and unresponsive person around 9:30 a.m.

When officers arrived, they found the unidentified person dead inside the park.

Police questioned several parkgoers, but no arrests were reported at this time.

The circumstances behind the person's death have not been released at this time.