Police: Male body found on Parkview Cemetery grounds in Schenectady

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Police say a body has been found near Central Park on the grounds of Parkview Cemetery in Schenectady.

Authorities say the body is identified as a man in his mid-30s. He was found on Wednesday night. A person walking their dog called in the discovery to police around 5 p.m. and said it looked like the man had recently passed away.

As of right now, police see no signs of foul play. Police do not think the body was put in the cemetery, nor do they think it was a suicide and they are continuing the investigation.

An autopsy was scheduled for Thursday. Police say they’re not releasing the man’s name until his family is notified.

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