A man walking in Greenlawn Park Aug. 20, discovered a dead body with significant lacerations.
The man flagged down a passing motorist who called 911 at 7:11 a.m. and Second Precinct officers responded.
The body was transported to the Suffolk County medical examiner’s office to determine the cause of death.
Police said Wednesday that the body was identified as 18-year-old Estiven Abrego Gomez, of Greenlawn,
Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the death. Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call the detectives at 631-852-6392 or call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.