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Police investigating body found in backyard of home

Officers on scene said the death is suspicious and have not ruled out foul play.

Posted: Oct 10, 2018 1:49 PM
Updated: Oct 10, 2018 4:24 PM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) St. Joseph police are investigating a body found in the backyard of a home.

The body was discovered by an area resident at 921 N. 13th Street around 12:40 p.m. Wednesday.

Officers on scene said the death is suspicious and have not ruled out foul play.

No other information has been released including the name of the victim.

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