::Police Investigate Body Found In Shed
From Raleigh Chronicle Staff & Wire Reports
Thursday May 10, 2007
DURHAM - Durham police said today that they are investigating the death of a person found in an abandoned shed this afternoon on South Plum Street.
Police say they were called to 823 South Plum Street at 3:41pm today.
"When officers arrived, they found a body lying in the shed behind a vacant house," said Durham Police spokesperson Cammie Michaels in a released statement. "The body was badly decomposed."
The police department did not say how the body was discovered.
Durham police said that the cause of death has not been determined at this time, but that the body has been sent to the North Carolina Medical Examiner's Office in Chapel Hill for an official autopsy. ::