Police announced Ayame Stamoulis, 18, was taken into custody Thursday evening.READ MORE: New Pop-Up COVID Vaccination Sites Open Across New York, Signs Of Normalcy Returning To City
A maintenance worker discovered the body shortly before 6 a.m. on July 15 on the roof of the restaurant at 279 East 149th Street.
Police said the body was inside a plastic bag and wrapped in a moving blanket.READ MORE: Brooklyn Couple Hospitalized After Stabbing In Bushwick, Police Investigating
Police are investigating whether it was thrown from a higher building nearby.
The victim’s identity has not been released.MORE NEWS: Senate Moves Forward With Stimulus Bill Marathon After Nearly 12 Hour Stalemate
The cause of death is still under investigation.