An investigation is underway after a body was discovered last night in an Ocean County state park, authorities said.
Police responded to the area of Pinewald-Keswick Road and Double Trouble Road in Double Trouble State Park after a man walking his dog discovered Scott Bennett, 28, of Long Branch, Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office spokesman Al Della Fave told Patch.
Bennett’s body was found by a tree, and authorities, who are conducting a toxicology test, do not suspect foul play, the report said.
JSHN contributors reported a heavy police presence in the area last night.
Situated within the Pinelands, Double Trouble State Park spans 8,000 acres in Lacey and Berkeley townships.