Sedgwick County investigators say man’s death is a homicide

March 27, 2020 - 7:54 pm
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The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office says it is investigating a homicide discovered Friday morning.

Deputies were sent to check a vehicle parked on the roadway in the 5500 block of West 85th Street North. They say the red Dodge pickup was unoccupied.

As deputies were looking around the area, they found an unresponsive man in the ditch. The man, in his 20s, was pronounced deceased at the scene by Sedgwick County Fire.

The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office first announced it considered the man’s death suspicious. It is now calling the death a homicide and it is actively investigating. The sheriff’s office is not releasing any other details at this time.

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