Investigation Continues After a Dead Body was Found In a Backyard

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Midland Police are still trying to figure out how a dead body turned up in the backyard of one local home.

A neighbor tells NewsWest 9 he discovered the body a little before 7 Saturday evening.

He says he went to the house on west Golf Course road marked for sale, and found the body laying in the backyard.

Police showed up and found a white male in his 30's.

Right now, officers say there is no evidence that foul play was involved, but the body has been sent for an autopsy.

They are not releasing the name of the victim until the family has been notified.