Officials probing discovery of body in Hackensack River

Authorities are investigating the discovery of a body in a northern New Jersey river.

Officials probing discovery of body in Hackensack River

Officials probing discovery of body in Hackensack River

JERSEY CITY - Authorities are investigating the discovery of a body in a northern New Jersey river.

The body was found on Sunday afternoon in the Hackensack River in New Jersey. It's unclear how the victim ended up in the river.

Investigators didn't immediately identify the victim.

Gene Rubino, acting chief of Investigations for the Hudson County Prosecutor's Office, says the department's homicide unit is investigating.

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