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Man's body found in trunk of car in NJ

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Posted at 4:16 PM, Dec 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-11 16:51:33-05

BAYONNE, NJ — A 34-year-old man's body was found in the trunk of a Lincoln Town Car in Bayonne on Saturday night, Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez said.

Officers responded to 17th Street and John F. Kennedy Boulevard on a report of possible criminal activity just before 10 p.m., Suarez said. They found Michael Rumberger in a car trunk. He'd suffered trauma to the head.

No arrests have been made. This is being investigated as a homicide.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Office of the Hudson County Prosecutor at 201-915-1345 or to leave an anonymous tip at: All information will be kept confidential.