A municipality cleaner made a creepy finding in the early morning hours of Thursday: the body of a man inside a garbage bin. The body was wrapped in a blanket and a sleeping bag secured with cables and wires. The body was in “advanced state of decomposition”.
According to media, first estimation speak of the corpse of a white man aged about 45-50 years who had died about a week ago. It is not clear whether the body belonged to a Greek or a foreigner.
Homicide detectives investigate.
The creepy discover took place at around 2:30 in the morning, when the cleaners tried to empty the garbage bin in municipality truck.
The body was found in a garbage bin at Papanastasiou and Irodotou street corner at the borders of Agios Dimitrios and Dafni municipalities. The bin is said to be some 20 meters away from a local police station and 50 meters from the metro station.