Police release video of man seen with murder victim

Police have released new video of a man they say is wanted for questioning in connection to a murder in Bay Ridge.



According to police, surveillance video shows the man walking with 35-year-old Jennifer Cohen on Second Avenue around 2:45 a.m., hours before her body was found inside Owl's Head Park.



Cohen's body was discovered inside the park by a jogger at 9 a.m. Thursday with injuries to her head and face. Officials say six syringes were found near her body.



She was pronounced dead at the scene.



Police say the man they want to question appears to be about 5 foot 8 inches tall, and around 175 pounds.



Officials are asking anyone with information to contact them.



 


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