HAMILTON, NJ (WTXF) - Police identified the body of a woman found in Roebling Park in Mercer County. The victim was identified as 38-year-old Jessica Prusik of Hamilton Township.
Her death was ruled a homicide by an autopsy completed Tuesday afternoon. At approximately 9:10 a.m. on Tuesday, October 6, police received a call regarding a body in a weeded area in Roebling Park off of Sewell Street. Police responded to the location and found the victim.
Residents who live on McClellan Avenue, which intersects with Sewell, said police knocked on neighborhood doors and asked if anyone had witnessed a fight or had heard tires screeching between 7 p.m. Monday and 7 a.m. Tuesday.
On Thursday, the Prosecutor’s Office released images of a vehicle they are trying to locate in connection with the homicide investigation. Authorities describe the vehicle as a black 1992 Ford F150 extended cab with New Jersey registration L44 ERU. The images released depict the vehicle type, but are not photos of the actual vehicle.