Police: Second leg discovered in Hunts Point DEP facility building

Police are investigating after the remains of a newborn were discovered inside a DEP facility building in Hunts Point.

News 12 Staff

Sep 1, 2022, 10:30 AM

Updated 661 days ago

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Police are investigating after the remains of a newborn were discovered inside a DEP facility building in Hunts Point.
A DEP employee made the initial discovery of a leg on a conveyor belt in the building around 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Shortly after, police confirmed finding a second leg at the location.
According to authorities, the two legs are likely a match, but medical examiners are still working to confirm.
Police have been seen canvasing the area, searching through nearby crates and garbage.


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