Male torso found in Dumpster on East 168th St.

The frozen torso of a man was found stuffed inside a Dumpster on East 168th Street early Saturday morning, police say.The gruesome discovery was made

THE BRONX - The frozen torso of a man was found stuffed inside a Dumpster on East 168th Street early Saturday morning, police say.

The gruesome discovery was made by a building superintendent, who spotted a large clear container while cleaning out the trash. The torso was crammed inside.

Eyewitnesses say the body was decapitated, missing both arms and legs and wearing nothing but a Yankees World Series jersey.

The superintendent says there are several surveillance cameras in the vicinity that may have caught who dumped the body.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 Bronx Sportscast, Jan. 23
Con Edison has offered a few tips you 2 Con Ed offers storm safety tips
Two children were struck by a school bus 3 School bus hits 2 children in Mott Haven
VIDEO: Discovery of human remains in freezer shocks 4 VIDEO: Discovery of human remains in freezer shocks neighbors
Jenny Gutierrez, Hector Quezada and Joel Hernandez were 5 Suspects in fatal restaurant beating appear in court

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE