Kennewick police were called to the 100 block of S. Ely street in Kennewick just behind the KFC on Kennewick Ave. where the body of a man was discovered.

Death Investigation- At 1141 pm officers responded to a report of a dead body in the field behind KFC. Detectives were called out and are currently investigating.

KPD death investigation

Update --From KNDU News

Kennewick Police say the body is of an adult male between 20-30 years old. At this time there is no foul play suspected, it is unclear how long the body was on site, but police say they do not believe it was there long. Coroner will investigate cause of death and notify next of kin before releasing any further details to public.

This is a developing story.


More From 98.3 KEYW