Bodies on New York Beach May Be Tied to Atlantic City Murders

Law enforcement officials in New Jersey are looking into whether t four women killed in New York and dumped along a remote beach road are linked to the deaths of four prostitutes who worked the boardwalk area of Atlantic City in 2006.

Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel has reached out to detectives in Suffolk County, N.Y., who are investigating the skeletal remains of four women found along Gilgo Beach on Long Island. Two of the women may have been escorts who found their clients on Craigslist, authorities said.

"We have been in contact with authorities in Suffolk County, New York. It would not be fair for us to comment on their investigation," Housel said in a statement to