Police have launched an investigation after discovering a body in the trunk of a burnt car in the parking lot of a Queens park Saturday night.
According to the NYPD, police responded to a call about a burning car at 11:42 p.m. last night near the corner of 224th Street and 149th Avenue, which is the public parking area for Idlewild Park. When they arrived at the scene, police say they found firefighters extinguishing a burning Nisaan Sentra.
After firefighters put out the fire, police say they found the charred remains of an unidentified man in the trunk. No suspects or motive have been named, and an investigation is ongoing.