NEW YORK — A man was found dead early Friday morning inside a compactor chute at a Brooklyn apartment building. 

Police said he was discovered shortly after 4 a.m. at the Medgar Evers apartments on Gates Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant. 

Investigators are still trying to figure out how he ended up dead after falling into the chute. 

CBS2’s Elijah Westbrook asked neighbors about what happened. 

“That’s crazy, like wow, I have no words,” said Tony Lewis. 

Lewis told Westbrook he heard something a bit startling from police officers. 

“I’m hearing somebody just was looking for their keys or something and fell in the incinerator,” he said. “That’s all I heard, that’s all I know for now.”

Police said a surveillance camera sitting above the chute shows the very moment the man was looking in the chute and climbed in. 

His name has not been released, as the investigation continues.

Source link

By Richard

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *