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NYPD Investigates Death Of Woman Found In Shopping Cart

(credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

(credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The NYPD is investigating the death of a woman who was found wrapped in a plastic bag in Brooklyn.

Police say the remains were discovered around 6 p.m. Sunday inside a laundry-type cart in the rocks along the shore near Bay 20 Street and Shore Parkway in Gravesend Bay.

The medical examiner will determine the cause of death.

Investigators have not yet released the name of the woman.

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