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Man’s death in McPherson called ‘suspicious’

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Thursday, March 27, 2014, at 12:25 p.m.
  • Updated Saturday, March 29, 2014, at 11 p.m.

McPherson police are investigating a death classified as “suspicious” after the body of a man in his 20s was found early Thursday morning.

A resident reported “a suspicious item” in the 400 block of West Woodside at about 7:30 a.m. Thursday, McPherson Police Chief Robert McClarty said in a prepared statement. The body is an unidentified white male.

The man’s identity and his cause of death are unknown, McClarty said.

“The unattended death is being treated as suspicious and the investigation is on-going,” he said.

Anyone with information connected to the death is asked to call McPherson police at 620-245-1200 or Crime Stoppers of McPherson County at 620-241-1122.

Reach Stan Finger at 316-268-6437 or sfinger@wichitaeagle.com. Follow him on Twitter: @StanFinger.

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