Suffolk County Police Release ID of Man Found Dead Behind Dumpster; Elvis Canales, 27, of Copiague
Published on January 15, 2014 · Filed Under Crime
by Dana Klosner
(Copiague, NY) An man found dead behind a dumpster in a parking lot in Copiague has been identified according to the Suffolk County Police Department.
First Precinct police officers were called to 7 Ralph Avenue in Copiague on January 12th, 2013, where Elvis Canales, 27, of Copiague, was discovered in the parking lot at that location. When police arrived, they found the body behind the dumpster. Canales appeared to be the victim of violence, police said.
First Precinct police officers were called to 7 Ralph Avenue in Copiague where the body of Elvis Canales, 27, of Copiague, had been discovered in the parking lot behind a dumpster. Image credit: Google Maps.
The victim’s identity was not been established and he was taken to the Office of the Suffolk County Medical Examiner where an autopsy will be performed.
The investigation is continuing. Anyone with any information about this case is asked to call the Homicide Squad at 631-852-6392 or call anonymously to Suffolk County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.