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PROSECUTOR: Suspicious Death Under Investigation in West Orange

By rlsmetro on
West Orange

There is an active investigation underway at a residence on Joyce Street as detectives from The Essex Prosecutor's Office look into what they are calling a suspicious death of a person at that location.

Details are limited in the circumstances behind the incident but, a spokesperson for the prosecutor's office has confirmed the investigation by only saying that they were called to the residence shortly before 7 a.m. to look into possible activities surrounding the death of the unidentified person.

Police reported to the Joyce Street residence early this morning on reports of an injured person, when they arrived to find the person unconscious and unresponsive at that location.

Calls to West Orange Police were not immediately answered.

"We will have release additional information if and when it becomes available" the Essex County Prosecutor's Office spokesperson said.