Body found at Eagle Rock reservation
A male body was found at Eagle Rock Reservation Friday, the Essex County Prosecutor's office has confirmed.
Spokeswoman Katherine Carter said the prosecutor's office's Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force was investigating. She confirmed the individual was a male.
She said that as of early Friday evening she didn't yet have more information, but expected to have more later. Update, Saturday, March 5: The prosecutor's office said the individual had been shot.
Authorities had not confirmed where in the reservation, which is largely in West Orange but includes portions in Verona and Montclair, the body was discovered.
This post will be updated as more information becomes available.