Death Investigation Underway in Fairfield After Body Found

Death Investigation Underway in Fairfield After Body Found

FAIRFIELD – According to Illinois State Police (ISP), its Division of Criminal Investigation Zone 8 was requested by the Fairfield Police Department to conduct a death investigation following the discovery of a 28-year-old man found dead near the 600 block of Southeast 4th Street in Fairfield Saturday morning.

ISP said the official cause and manner of death will be released by the Wayne County Coroner’s office once an autopsy is conducted and toxicology report received. 

ISP said this is an active and ongoing investigation, and no additional information will be released at this time.

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