State troopers investigate dead body in Whitley County woods

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WHITLEY COUNTY, IND. — The Indiana State Police Criminal Investigation Division investigated the death of a man found near the Whitley / Allen County line.

According to a State Police news release, a property owner discovered the body of an unidentified male in the 800 block of County Line Road in Whitley County around 8 p.m. Wednesday.

It’s not known how long the man’s body had been in the wooded area of the property.

Investigators are working to determine the man’s identity, where he lived, why he was found on the property, and how he died.

Anyone with any information that may help investigators with this case should contact the Indiana State Police at either (260) 432-8661 or (800) 552-0976.