NYPD: Woman's dismembered remains found in bags
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police say a man walking his dog in New York City found the dismembered remains of a woman in plastic bags.
The discovery was made around 5 a.m. Tuesday in the Melrose section of the Bronx.
Police say that when the dog sniffed one of the bags, the man opened it. He thought there might be something of value inside.
That's when the gruesome discovery was made.
Police say there were four bags found in the area. One apparently held a leg and an arm. Another contained shoulders.
The medical examiner's office will determine the cause of the woman's death.
There was no identification found with the remains.