Human body parts found in bag along Bronx street

Posted at 10:21 AM, Feb 26, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-26 10:21:28-05

Police are investigating after human body parts were discovered inside four trash bags dumped along a Bronx street Tuesday.

According to cops, the bags were found at about 5 a.m. along Eagle Ave near 158th Street in the Melrose section.

A witness reportedly told police they saw a silver SUV dump the bags and then flee the scene.

Of the body parts found inside the bag was a human head. Detectives are working on identifying the victim.