At 7:30 p.m. Monday, police said the dead woman has been identified as Jaclyn D’Andrea, 33, of Bellmore.
According to police, D’Andrea's body was discovered at about 12:10 p.m. Sunday in a wooded area along Hawkins Avenue, near Eastwood Boulevard, in Centereach. Police said D’Andrea was pronounced dead by a physician assistant from the Office of the Suffolk County Medical Examiner. An autopsy was performed and the cause of death is under investigation.
Police ask anyone with information on this incident to contact Homicide Squad detectives at 631-852-6392.