Body Found in Lincoln Park Identified as 24-year-old Man

JERSEY CITY, NJ – Following the discovery of a body in Lincoln Park in Jersey City on Friday, the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office is releasing additional details. The body that was found was 24 year old Andre Akeem Simmons of Jersey City. His family have been notified of his passing and the death has been determined to not be suspicious.

“Our hearts break for the family of Mr. Simmons who was found in Lincoln Park last week,” said Hudson County Sheriff Frank Schillari. “I again want to reiterate that this death did not occur under suspicious circumstances and that Hudson County parks are extremely safe and secure. All residents can continue to go about their days and take advantage of our parks as they normally would.”

Out of respect for the family of Mr. Simmons, no further details regarding his death will be shared.