Dismembered body found near bike path in Canarsie Park

CANARSIE, Brooklyn — The body of a dismembered woman was found along a bike path inside of Canarsie Park Monday evening, police say.

Police responded to the wooded area at East 86 Street and Seaview Avenue around 6:10 p.m. to find the remains.

Police on Tuesday said a torso was found. Earlier, police said the body belonged to a woman and was missing several parts.

The city’s medical examiner will determine the cause of death.