Des Moines police are investigating the discovery of a body near the Birdland Marina.
The body was found Friday morning around 11:30 by a couple out walking. It was located in a wooded area.
Police say the body was partially clothed and is that of a white male. Police also say it appears the body may have been in the location for “a while.”
No signs of a struggle were found and there are no outward indications of a cause of death. Any autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.
We’ll bring you more information as it becomes available.