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Man's body found in wash near Russell, Decatur

Posted at 2:59 PM, Jul 03, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-03 20:41:27-04

A man's body was found in a wash Sunday afternoon.

A transient found the body and reported it to police around 2 p.m. near Cameron Street and Oquendo Road, near Russell Road and Decatur Boulevard.

Police do not suspect foul play in the man's death and have turned the case over to the Clark County coroner, who will determine the man's identity and cause of death.

Sunday's discovery comes just days after 2 women were found in area washes. Both women died and the coroner has ruled at least one of them died from drowning.

This is a developing story. Check back to 13 Action News for updates.