Dead body found on Temple Street

June 29, 2014

The body of a deceased female was located Sunday evening inside of a vehicle in the 1100 block of East Temple Street in Washington Court House.

According to the Washington C.H. Police, a resident of a nearby home discovered the body at around 6 p.m. and contacted authorities. The WPD and Fayette County Coroner Dr. Dennis Mesker responded to the scene. The female has not yet been identified.

The body has been sent to the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office for an autopsy.

“There were no obvious signs of foul play and no obvious signs of trauma,” said WPD Lt. Jon Long. “The autopsy should give us more information.”

It appears that the body was inside of the vehicle for at least a couple of days, according to police.

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