DeWitt Police investigating a body found off Thompson Road

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DEWITT, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — DeWitt Police are investigating a body found off Thompson Road on Friday afternoon as a suspicious death.

The male’s body was found behind the Speedway gas station’s car wash in a swampy area off Thompson Road on Friday around 1:44 p.m.

“He was found in the middle of the day. It appears he’s been here for a while, so when it actually happened, we don’t know,” said Captain Brenton White of the DeWitt Police Department. “Like I said, we’re just in the beginning stages of the investigation and that will all get worked out as time goes on.”

If anyone has information, the DeWitt Police Department encourages them to contact them at (315) 449-3640 or by email at tips@townofdewitt.com.

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