Missing Topeka Man Found Dead In Jackson County

By: Justin Surrency Email
By: Justin Surrency Email

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.

631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email: feedback@wibw.com
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 254108021 - wibw.com/a?a=254108021
Gray Television, Inc.