Cops made the grisly discovery on Sept. 27 after receiving a 911 call at 9:15 a.m. Law enforcement officials said the female body was discovered behind a garbage container at 91 S. Clinton Ave., which houses The Birches apartment complex.
Police have not released further information about the cases as they await the results of an autopsy. The Suffolk County medical examiner’s office is expected to perform the autopsy over the weekend. Detectives have not yet released the victim’s age, identity, or a cause of death.
Representatives for the facility’s management company could not be reached Saturday morning for comment.
Anyone with information is asked to call Homicide Squad detectives at 631-852-6392 or anonymously call Suffolk County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.