Body found at park in Warwick

Warwick police are investigating a suspicious death after a body is found in Warwick City Park.

Police responded to the park just before 10:30am after receiving a report that a body was located by someone on the bike path. As officers began to search the area they discovered a body inside a trash barrel that had been covered with brush.

According to Warwick Police the body is that of caucasian male in his sixties, but no positive identification has been made at this time. Initial investigation has the time frame of this incident occurring late Thursday evening into Friday.

Warwick Police are asking that anyone who has information to call Sgt. Mark Canning at 401- 468-4236, or for anonymous information to call the TIPS line at 401-732- 8477.