Decomposed Body Found On Eastern Long Island Beach

EAST HAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — A badly decomposed body has been found on a beach on the eastern end of Long Island.

According to Newsday, authorities say the body was discovered by a beach walker around noon Sunday on a beach in Amagansett.

East Hampton Police Chief Ed Ecker says the body was in a “poor state of decomposition” and was missing some body parts. He did not know the body’s gender.

Ecker says he knows of no missing persons cases in the town that could be connected to the body. Suffolk County homicide detectives were investigating, but Ecker says that does not necessarily indicate foul play.

Amagansett beach is about 100 miles east of an area along a highway near Jones Beach where 10 sets of human remains have been found since December.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

  • Pedro Cruz

    Those arrogant white men taking the LIRR planning their next victim….

  • coastx

    Hey, a solution to the assisted suicide dilemma: Eastern Long Island Beach!

  • Pedro Cruz

    Long Island is full of White serial killers….just check out all the white men taking the LIRR… arrogant

    • working class

      Thats right, all the white people are going to work, did your check come in the mail this month or do you get picked up on a corner for yard work

      • #justsayin

        you are a working class azz

  • Bobby McGee

    No more beach walking for the beach walker. At least not for awhile.

  • coastx


  • Greta

    Good grief. What’s with all these dead bodies on the beaches? It’s so creepy.

    • 'Can you smell that smell..

      Where would you go to dispose a body without being caught? Would you prefer the Mall instead?

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