HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, New Jersey -- The body of a New Jersey college student, who had been missing for more than a month, has been found.
Police say the body of 18-year-old Nicholas Pratico was found near the campus of Mercer County Community College, where Pratico was a freshman, on Monday morning.
Authorities say an autopsy will be performed to determine his cause of death.
His parents reported him missing later that same night.
Pratico was a resident of Hamilton Township.
Anyone with any information regarding this incident is asked to contact Detective Len Gadsby of the Hamilton Police Division Criminal Investigations Section at (609) 581-4032 or the Hamilton Police Crime Tip Hotline at (609) 581-4008.