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Decomposed Body Found In Abandoned Newark Building

147 Rose St., Newark
147 Rose St., Newark Photo Credit: Google Maps

A body was found in an abandoned Newark building Wednesday afternoon.

Police responded to the 100 block of Rose Street where the unidentified body was found around 3 p.m., Newark Public Safety Director Brian O’Hara said.

Unconfirmed reports say workers found the decomposed body in a confined space.

Newark firefighters and EMS also responded. 

The incident remains under investigation. No further information is available.

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