NEW YORK, NY. (THECOUNT) — People visiting New York’s Central Park, were shocked after discovering a body hanging from a rope attached to a tree Sunday morning.

NYPD personnel responded to the park near Fifth Ave. and E. 74th St. on reports of someone hanging lifeless from a tree.


A rope could be seen hanging from a tree after the body was removed Sunday.

The victim has not yet been identified by officials.


Geo quick facts: New York City comprises 5 boroughs sitting where the Hudson River meets the Atlantic Ocean. At its core is Manhattan, a densely populated borough that’s among the world’s major commercial, financial and cultural centers. Its iconic sites include skyscrapers such as the Empire State Building and sprawling Central Park. Broadway theater is staged in neon-lit Times Square – wikipedia.