Man's Body Found in Tompkins Square Park

By Jess Wisloski on July 27, 2013 3:35pm 

 A field in Tompkins Square Park on July 27, 2013, where police found a man's body earlier in the day.
A field in Tompkins Square Park on July 27, 2013, where police found a man's body earlier in the day.
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EAST VILLAGE — The body of a man in his thirties was discovered Saturday morning in Tompkins Square Park, the NYPD said.

The unidentified man, whose identity was not released, was discovered by a passerby who called 911, but when rescuers arrived at 8:20 a.m. they pronounced the man dead at the scene, according to the NYPD and reports on Gothamist.

No trauma was found on the body, which was discovered inside a field near the park's St. Marks Place and Avenue A entrance, the NYPD said. 

An investigation is ongoing.

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