Police investigating body found in backyard of Detroit home

Posted: 11:24 AM, Oct 16, 2019
Updated: 2019-10-16 11:26:02-04

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Police are investigating a body found in the backyard of a vacant home in Detroit Wednesday morning.

Detroit police received a call around 10:20 a.m. and responded to the scene in the 20400 block of Hawthorne.

Right now, it is unknown how long the body has been behind the home. The age and sex of the victim is also unknown at this time.

DPD's Homicide Unit is currently on scene.

Stay with 7 Action News for updates.