Kokomo police conducting death investigation after body found in driveway

Police at scene on Nov. 22, 2018

KOKOMO, Ind. — Kokomo police are conducting a death investigation after a woman was found lying dead in a driveway Thursday morning.

The Howard County Coroner’s Office confirmed the death. The 28-year-old woman was found near a home in the 1900 block of North Buckeye Street, near Butler Street.

A neighbor told FOX59 that police lights woke him up around 6 a.m. Thursday. When he went outside, he saw the body lying on the ground.

The coroner’s office didn’t provide additional details about the case, including the victim’s identity or cause of death. The case remains under investigation and the autopsy was pending.