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Kids Find Burned Body Dumped In Newark

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Newark, New Jersey (My9NJ) -

 A group of young kids out bike riding in Newark’s South Ward this weekend came across a burned, mutilated cadaver shoved under a guard rail off of Interstate 78 and this isn’t the first time a body has been left in this location.

The boys who discovered the corpse are experiencing nightmares and their parents are trying to deal with this gruesome discovery the best that they can.   

The street is known as Marie place, there is no traffic on it, no residents and no lights at night making this location a perfect spot for crimes to take place.

The South Wards District 27 Leader, Khalil Kettles confirmed that this is an area of concern confirming that “Illegal dumping, sex, drug activity, murders, the bodies and stuff like that” are all taking place there on a daily basis.

The Essex County Prosecutors Office calls this situation suspicious.  It is currently under investigation, but they are not ready to call it a homicide just yet. 

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