Body found near Greenville creek

(WDTN Photo/ Fred Taylor)

GREENVILLE, Ohio (WDTN) – Police in Greenville are investigating after a body was found near a creek Monday.

The body was found around 11:20 am Monday in the 100 block of East Water Street near the Greenville Creek.

Investigators say the discovery was made by a person who was walking along the creek Monday morning.

When police arrived they found a body in a wooded area along the creek. Police detectives say it appears the body has been there for some time and they are not releasing any identifying information.

Detectives say the incident is not being treated as suspicious at this time. Investigators also say there were no drugs found with the body.

The body has been taken to the Coroner’s Office where an autopsy will be performed.

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