Autopsy fails to ID body found in Sullivan County

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SULLIVAN COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) – An autopsy fails to positively identify a dead body found in Sullivan County.

On Friday, a tip led police to a dead body near County Road 1100 North, just west of County Road 500 East.

The manner of death however has been listed as natural.

Authorities say the cause was “diffuse subarachnoid.”

Officials plan to use fingerprints pr DNA to confirm the victim’s identity. That process could take about four weeks. 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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