Meanwhile, local police issued a statement Wednesday assuring residents it is safe to trick or treat for Halloween in the neighborhood and throughout Haddonfield:
Haddonfield Police would like to reassure the community that foul play is not suspected in the recent discovery of a body in the wooded area off of Merion Avenue on Monday.
In our continuing mission to provide public safety, our patrol division will maintain an increased presence for Halloween Trick or Treat throughout the community. Use common sense and follow our guidelines for Trick or Treat Safety so everyone can have a safe, enjoyable time.
In the event you should see anything suspicious please notify the police immediately at (856) 429-3000.