This is the shocking moment workers find a “decomposing” body inside a massive billboard outside a shopping centre.
On Sunday, September 26, workers in Taizhou (Jiangsu province) discovered a body hidden inside a billboard.
Before they discovered the female body inside, they complained about a foul stench.
The police were dispatched to the scene around 10 o’clock in the morning and began an investigation.
The video posted online shows the experts in full protective gear climbing onto a platform.
Watch as two workers pass a body bag to their colleagues in the crowd that gathers at the mall’s entrance.
Taizhou Police released a statement on the same day, which read: “Police were called at 10am on September 26 to reports that a body had been found inside a billboard at Fortune Plaza in Hailing District.
“Officers attended the location, along with forensics. They located a female corpse inside the billboard at the plaza’s side entrance.
“Officers from Taizhou district and Hailing district have launched an investigation and called in forensics to gather vital evidence.
“Initial findings suggested that the woman may have fallen from a height.
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“Further identifications are yet to be confirmed. The investigation is still ongoing.”
After the viral video went viral, horrified viewers quickly commented on it.
One said: “I wonder how long has the body been lying in there. This is so upset to see.”
It comes after police in the US discovered an escort’s body stuffed into a barrel after being called to reports of a foul stench by neighbors.
Nicole Flanagan, a sex worker, was found dead in New Jersey. She was about an hour drive from her Wall Street apartment.