Cops: Body found wrapped in plastic

Chester police confirmed that a dead body was found wrapped in plastic today.

The body, that of a man of unknown age, was found wrapped in plastic in a lot on Central Avenue near 2nd Street around 11:11 a.m., according to police, who are in the early stages of the investigation.

A cause and manner of death is not yet known. A police supervisor said the body was taken directly to the Medical Examiner's Office for evaluation.

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