Marion police investigating homicide near Rails to Trails walkway

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The Marion Police Department has ruled the body found near the D Street Bridge and 9th Street on Saturday, as a homicide.

Police are not releasing an identity or cause of death.

The Grant County Coroner will be doing an autopsy on Monday morning.

Investigators are asking for anyone with information to call the Marion Police Department at (765) 662-9981.


MARION, Ind. (January 3, 2015) –The Marion Police Department is investigating the death of a man found near the Rails to Trails Walkway Saturday afternoon.

The man was found between the D Street Bridge and 9th Street around 3:30p.m.

The Grant County Sheriff’s officer received a call about the body and Marion Police were sent to the scene.

Police are not releasing the victim’s identification or cause of death at this time.