Police Investigating Human Hand Floating In Coney Island

January 5, 2015 | Prachi Gupta

This ranks high on the list of disturbing things to have appeared in New York’s waterways: A human hand was found floating in Brooklyn on Sunday night. Police responded to the call around 5 PM, reports NBC, saying that the hand “appeared to have been in the water for a while.” They didn’t find any other suspicious or concerning objects with it.

The disembodied hand was found in the waters of Coney Island, on Shore Parkway between Bay 46 and Bay 48 Streets. The incident is currently under investigation.

(Photo: -5m)