Body found behind gas station on Detroit's east side

Posted at 9:21 AM, Jun 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-14 09:22:34-04

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Police are investigating a body found in a vacant field in Detroit.

A 911 caller reported an unknown white man lying unresponsive in a field behind a gas station on the 19900 block of Conventry around 3:30 a.m.

The man is believed to be in his 30 or 40's, police say.

There was no sign of trauma at the scene when police arrived, according to officers.

Medical examiners are working to determine the cause of death.

The investigation is ongoing.