Woman's body found in shopping cart in Bklyn

July 17, 2011 6:56:34 PM PDT
Investigators are trying to figure out how a woman's dead body ended up in a shopping cart in Brooklyn.

The woman's remains were discovered Sunday night near Bay 20 Street and Shore Parkway along Gravesend Bay.

Police say the body was stuffed in a plastic bag and then put in a shopping cart.

The victim's name has not been released.

The investigation is ongoing and the Medical Examiner is working to determine the cause of death.