JERSEY CITY, NJ – Statement from Hudson County Sheriff Frank X. Schillari regarding victim found hanging in Braddock Park in North Bergen on Saturday.

At approximately 8:20 AM on Saturday, November 5. Sheriff’s Officers responded to a call regarding a male hanging from a tree in the North Hudson Park.

Units located the party and confirmed that a middle-aged male, was hanging in the wooded area by the northwest end of the lake.

The victim remains unidentified and the case remains under investigation by the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office and the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office.” 

Hudson County Sheriff Frank X. Schillari