ISP Identify Man Found Dead in Fairfield Saturday

ISP Identify Man Found Dead in Fairfield Saturday

FAIRFIELD – A death investigation is underway in 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 27-year-old Trask C. Smith’s body 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. 

Police added it’s an active and ongoing investigation.

Photo Gallery