Authorities say the nude body of a man was found outside a southern New Jersey home several hours after he escaped from a nearby halfway house.


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The Press of Atlantic City reports the 35-year-old man's body was found in the driveway of a Bridgeton home around 8:30 p.m. Saturday. His disappearance from the halfway house had been reported to police earlier that day.

Authorities say it's not yet known what caused the man's death. His name has not been released, pending notification of relatives.

Investigations into the man's death and his escape are ongoing.


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