PEKIN, Ill. (WMBD) — The dead man discovered in a wooded area of Pekin on Monday has been identified, but his cause of death is yet to be announced.
The man, found in a wooded area off Court Street in Pekin, has been identified as a 38-year-old from Northern Illinois. His name is being withheld until his family has been notified.
The Tazewell County Coroner’s office confirmed Tuesday that an autopsy has been conducted; however, the cause of death is pending a toxicology report.
This story will be updated as more information becomes available.