Police investigating body found

Body found at side of road in rural area

McCORDSVILLE — Police are investigating what they referred to a suspicious death after a body was found off the side of the road in McCordsville on Tuesday night.

Officers were called to the 3300 block of West County Road 500N late Tuesday after a passerby reported spotting the body of a white male near the side of the road, police said.

Police had not identified the man at press time Tuesday, and officers said his cause of death was not immediately apparent.

The investigation is ongoing.

Noelle Steele is editor of the Greenfield Daily Reporter. She can be reached at 317-477-3232 or nsteele@greenfieldreporter.com.