Deputies in Saline County are investigating after a body was found Tuesday morning near Salina.
Saline County Sheriff Roger Soldan said a man’s body was discovered northeast of Salina near the Smoky Hill River Bridge on East North Street shortly after 10 a.m. by deputies responding to the report of a body on the north side of the road. The location is just north of the Salina Country Club.
The body is a white man in his late 20s, Soldan said in a statement released late Tuesday afternoon. The Kansas Bureau of Investigation’s Crime Scene Response Team has been called in to assist with the investigation.
Anyone who witnessed suspicious activity in that area or who has information related to the incident is being asked to contact the Saline County Sheriff’s Office at 785-826-6500 or the KBI at 800-KSCRIME.