Decomposing body found Central Park in wooded area behind the Met/Upper East Site GRUESOME DISCOVERY: Dead Body Found in Central Park Behind the Met by Upper East Site Staff January 28, 2022, 5:29 pm 1 Comment MANHATTAN - A gruesome discovery was made today in a thicket of bushes in Central Park behind the Metropolitan Museum of Art— a decomposing body found near the 79th Street Transverse. Decomposing body found Central Park in wooded area behinAlready a subscriber? Log in here. Continue reading with an Upper East Site subscription. Read More Comments are closed. One Comment Expand All Collapse All Sort by Newest Oldest Great coverage of a horrid story! The person must have been there for a long time, as it’s been below freezing for quite a long time. And, of course, no one wants to venture near his homestead.