Photo Credit: HudPost The Hudson County Prosecutor’s has released the identity of a male found behind the McKinley School in North Bergen early this morning. The deceased has been identified as a 24-year old, Jersey City resident, Marquis McCleod. The Prosecutor’s Office has released the following information:
24-YEAR-OLD JERSEY CITY MAN FOUND DEAD IN NORTH BERGEN PARKING LOT
Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez has released the following information:
The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit and the North Bergen Police Department are investigating the death of a 24-year-old Jersey City man who was found deceased Thursday morning in a parking lot near 3200 Liberty Avenue in North Bergen.
Just prior to 7 a.m., the North Bergen Police Department responded to a call of deceased male. Responding officers found the lifeless victim – later identified as Marquis McCleod – who was pronounced deceased at the scene at 7:24 a.m. The cause and manner of death are pending the findings of the Regional Medical Examiner’s Office.
The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit and the North Bergen Police Department are actively investigating this case. No arrests have been made at this time.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Office of the Hudson County Prosecutor at 201-915-1345 or to leave an anonymous tip at: http://www.hudsoncountyprosecutorsofficenj.org/homicide-tip/. All information will be kept confidential.
HudPost was the first to report the discovery of the body this morning.