2 arrested after body found buried on Detroit's west side

DETROIT, Mich. (WXYZ) - Police have arrested two people in connection to a body being discovered in a backyard on Detroit's west side Wednesday. 

The body was found when police were called on a missing person report to the 16000 block of Riverview. Cadaver dogs located the buried body around 4:30 p.m.

The body, which had trauma, is that of a male victim. Detroit police say they are investigating the incident as a homicide. 

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