Human remains found dumped in shopping cart in NYC

The scene where human remains were found in a shopping cart Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

CBS New York

NEW YORK -- Police in New York City are investigating after human remains were found dumped inside a shopping cart Wednesday night, reports CBS New York.

The deceased man has not yet been identified. Two people who were collecting bottles reportedly found the remains in the city's Bronx borough, inside a cardboard box that was covered with a plastic bag and placed inside a folding shopping cart.

The Medical Examiner will determine the man's identity and cause of death.