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Body of abducted NYC businessman found in dumpster

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MYFOXNY.COM - The NYPD says Menachem Stark, a 39-year-old Hasidic Jew belonging to the Satmar sect, was grabbed by two people and shoved into a van as he left his office in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn on Thursday.

His body was found Friday afternoon in a dumpster at a Great Neck gas station.

Police say Stark was carrying a large amount of cash when he was nabbed.

Officials haven’t yet figured out how Stark died or what the motive was for his kidnapping.

A security camera recorded the struggle.  

The video showed the kidnappers wrestling Stark into a Dodge Caravan and driving away.

New York City police began investigating when Stark's family still hadn't heard from him at 2:30 a.m. Friday.

Police have released video of the abduction and images of the getaway vehicle.
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