Indianapolis man found dead near Henry County creek

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Police say a man's body discovered Sunday in eastern Indiana is that of 23-year-old Zackery D. Soots of Indianapolis.

The case is being investigated as a homicide, and investigators would like to hear from anyone with information about Soots and his last known whereabouts.

Call Indiana State Police Detective Scott Jarvis at 765-778-2121, or Sergeant Elmer New of the Henry County Sheriff's Department, or Scott Ullery of the New Castle Police Department at 765-529-4901. Tips can be made and kept anonymous.

Officers were called to the scene near Montgomery Creek in Henry County at around 6:00 pm Sunday. A passerby noticed the man's body while walking along the Grant City Road just south of Grant City.

The Henry County Special Investigations Team is on the case. The team consists of investigators from the Henry County Sheriff's Department, the New Castle Police Department and Indiana State Police Pendleton District.