Decomposing body found in Evergreens Cemetery in Brooklyn

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NEW YORK — Authorities are investigating after a decomposing body was discovered alongside the graves of a Brooklyn cemetery.

Police say a worker cutting grass at the Evergreens Cemetery came across the corpse of a man Thursday morning.

The New York Post says the body was fully clothed and believed to be in his 30s. Authorities believe he may have been lying there for up to two days.

The city medical examiner will determine the cause of death.