Body found in drum inside Harlem boy’s bedroom

Posted at 6:38 PM, Mar 03, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-03 20:32:16-05

HARLEM, NEW YORK (PIX11)–  Police made a gruesome discovery in Harlem.

A grandmother called cops about a foul odor in her grandson’s room.

When police arrived, they checked the bedroom and found a 55-gallon drum with a body inside.

The body was fully clothed and police were not able to tell if the victim was male or female.

The grandson is in custody and undergoing a psychological exam.

He has not been named a suspect yet.