ongoing and authorities are still trying to piece together what happened.
The discovery of a human hand in the state forest on Staten Island has shaken up the community, with locals expressing shock and concern about the circumstances surrounding the find.
The hand was discovered by a man who was out walking his dog in the area, and police have since rushed to the scene to investigate.
While no other body parts have been found so far, authorities are using cadaver dogs to canvass the area in search of any additional evidence.
The medical examiner’s office has confirmed that the hand is a right hand, but it is still unknown who it belongs to and what happened to the person.
The investigation is ongoing and authorities are urging anyone with information to come forward.