JERSEY CITY, NJ– An Edison male has actually been determined as one of the 2 bodies discovered drifting Saturday in the Hudson River off Jersey City. The body of Umair Saleh, 23, of Edison, was discovered in the Morris Canal, near the Colgate clock in Jersey City just before 1 p.m. Saturday. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Earlier that same day, police pulled the dead body of a lady out of the Hudson River. She was discovered off the Harborside location, about fifty backyards far from where his body was found. She was discovered soon after 7:30 that early morning, and pronounced dead at the scene. She has actually only been recognized as a 22-year-old woman from Manhattan; her name has actually not been released.
Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez has not stated if the 2 deaths are connected.
The cause and manner of death for both the guy and female has actually also not been figured out, pending the findings of the local Medical Examiner.
Anyone with information on either of the deaths is asked to get in touch with the office of the Hudson County Prosecutor at 201-915-1345 or to leave an anonymous idea at: http://www.hudsoncountyprosecutorsofficenj.org/homicide-tip/. All info will be kept private.