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Sheriff: Body found in wooded area in Shelby County

The body was found in the 2900 block of Old Franklin Road in Shelbyville.

SHELBYVILLE, Ind. — Police are investigating after a body was found in a wooded area in Shelby County Sunday.

The body was found in the 2900 block of Old Franklin Road in Shelbyville, according to Shelby County Sheriff Louie Koch. 

The sheriff's department received a call reporting the body being found Sunday afternoon.

Deputies were at the scene investigating shortly before 5 p.m. Koch did not say if they suspected foul play.

As of the morning of Oct. 4, the sheriff's department said an autopsy was still pending and no positive identification has been made.