Body found in Fort Payne

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) – Fort Payne police are trying to determine if a body found on Thursday is a homicide.

Police got a call about the body just after noon.

It was found in Wills Creek south off of Prestwood Drive.

The victim was a white male, but police cannot tell how he died at this point.

So the body has been sent to forensic experts for identification and cause of death.f said, police don’t have evidence to consider the case a homicide.

Fort Payne

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