BROOKLYN — A Brooklyn man was arrested and faces murder charges in connection with the death of a man whose body was found in a plastic bag on the sidewalk.
Joseph Adams, 26, of Brooklyn was charged with murder, concealment of a human corpse, tampering with physical evidence and criminal possession of a weapon.
The victim, Christopher Adams, 49, was found dead on Oct. 16 at about 12:35 p.m. near Van Sinderen and Herkimer streets in Cypress Hills; his body was found on the sidewalk in a black bag.
Days later, officials ruled Adams’ death a homicide; the cause of death had not yet been revealed.
See PIX11’s Magee Hickey report on the grim discovery back in October: