Authorities: 2 bodies found at North Bergen park

Authorities say it appears that two men separately committed suicide at a county park in Hudson County, but it's still not known if they deaths

Authorities believe the two men separately committed suicide.

Authorities believe the two men separately committed suicide. (12/26/13)

NORTH BERGEN - Authorities say it appears that two men separately committed suicide at a county park in Hudson County, but it's still not known if they deaths are related.

Both bodies were found yesterday at Hudson County Park in North Bergen, but the names of the victims have not been released pending notification of relatives.

The first body was found around 10:15 a.m., when a jogger discovered a man's body in a lake. It's not yet known how long the body may have been in the water or what caused the man's death.

A few hours later, county sheriff's deputies who were investigating the first death discovered the body of the second man, who apparently hanged himself near the park's tennis courts.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Monmouth County officials continue to search for missing 1 Officials continue to search for missing 19-year-old
Police in Asbury Park calling for cease fire 2 Police in Asbury Park call for cease-fire after shootings
A 2-year-old boy was killed when his aunt 3 Police: 2-year-old killed when aunt backs car into him
VIDEO: Shoppers brave the cold for holiday deals 4 VIDEO: Shoppers brave the cold for holiday deals
Fatal shooting marks 10th 2016 murder in Plainfield 5 Fatal shooting marks 10th 2016 murder in Plainfield

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE