Police seek information for body found in Marion

(WISH Photo, file)

MARION, Ind. (WISH) – Police in Marion say the cause of death for the body that was found on Saturday afternoon is believed to be a homicide.

Officers were called to an area located near the Rails to Trails Walkway between the D Street Bridge and 9th Street. A 911 caller reported a body in the area around 3:36 p.m.

The official cause of death is pending an autopsy, which will be performed on Monday.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Marion Police Department at (765) 662-9981.

The name of the victim was not released.

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