Body found in Henry County identified

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – The body of a man that was found near a creek Sunday evening in Henry County has been identified.

According to an Indiana State Police press release, a passerby discovered the body walking near Montgomery Creek just off of Grant City Road, south of Grant City. An autopsy identified the man as 23-year-old Zackery D. Soots of Indianapolis.

Officials say this case is now being investigated as a homicide and are seeking the public’s help.

Anyone with information is asked to call Indiana State Police Detective Scott Jarvis at 765-778-2121, or Sergeant Elmer New of the Henry County Sheriff’s Department, or Scott Ullery of the New Castle Police Department at 765-529-4901. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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