Body found in Mill Pond Park - New York News

Cops: man found dead on log was killed

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

Nassau County Police are investigating the death of a man they now believe was killed and whose body was left in Mill Pond Park in Wantagh, Long Island.

A 911 call on Sunday afternoon alerted police to the body slumped over a log.

The victim was taken to the Nassau County Medical Examiner's Office where an autopsy was conducted. Details have not been released.

A police spokesman told Newsday his injuries made it obvious he was killed.  Inspector Kenneth Lack declined to give details citing the ongoing investigation.

Detectives are asking the public for any information that could help them in their investigation.

Contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.

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