Homicide detectives determine no foul play after body found near - KMOV.com

Homicide detectives determine no foul play after body found near River Des Peres

Posted: Updated: Nov 10, 2015 06:56 PM
SOUTH ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -

Detectives have determined a body found Tuesday near the South City/County was not part of a homicide, instead investigators have ruled the incident a sudden death after determining there was no suspicious circumstances. 

The body of a man in his mid-40’s was found near the intersection of S. Broadway and Marceau Tuesday afternoon, which is near the River Des Peres. Officers said the victim's injuries suggested the 41-year-old suffered a fall that led to the death. Police also said the victim suffered from other medical issues.

The identity has not been released.

Further investigation into the death will no longer be handle by the homicide unit.

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