UNION, NJ – The Union County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that foul play was not involved in the death of the person whose body was found in Ursino Park last week.

No additional information surrounding the circumstances of the case nor the cause of death is available.

According to police authorities, a dog walker contacted police on Tuesday evening, Sept. 12 upon the discovery of a male body in the park.  A county park, Ursino Park borders Union, Elizabeth and Hillside. Ursino Park is located near the intersection of Morris and North avenues.