Missing Topeka Man Found Dead In Jackson County

By  | 

Jackson County, Kan. (WIBW)-- A missing Topeka man was found dead in Jackson County early Saturday morning.

Jackson County Sheriff Tim Morse confirmed authorities found a man dead from an apparent gun shot wound in a wooden area about a half mile east of 118th and I Road around 8 a.m. Saturday.

Sheriff Morse says the man was reported missing from Topeka earlier that day. The body was found by Jackson County Sheriff's Deputies and Potawatomi Tribal Officers on the property of a private Jackson County wildlife preserve.

No foul play is suspected. The name of the deceased is being withheld until family members have been notified.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station. powered by Disqus