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Man found dead in Dan Ryan Woods

Updated: March 26, 2014 10:01AM



Cook County sheriff’s police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found Monday afternoon in the Dan Ryan Woods Forest Preserve near Chicago.

Police spokeswoman Sophia Ansari said the body, which was unidentified as of Monday night, was found about 2 p.m. in the forest preserve along the 8900 block of Western Avenue.

Ansari would not say who found the body or about how long it had been in the woods. She said the cause of death is pending an autopsy on Tuesday.

Casey Toner



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