Jasmine Joseph found dead in car, police say

A woman's body was found in a car

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A woman's body was found in a car near Jericho Turnpike and Cedar Street in Syosset. The body was identified as Jasmine Joseph, 22, of Syosset. Joseph was reported missing by her family in late February, Nassau County police said on Tuesday, March 11. (Credit: Howard Schnapp / Missing Persons Squad)

The mystery surrounding the disappearance last month of a 22-year-old Syosset woman has ended with the discovery of her body in a car, police said Tuesday.

Jasmine Joseph's family identified her body, which was found Monday night near Jericho Turnpike and Cedar Street in Syosset. An autopsy will determine the cause of death but police suspect Joseph committed suicide.

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