(MORGAN CO.) – Police have identified the body that was found in Morgan County last week.
Morgan County Sheriff Richard Myers says the body of 23-year-old Alexander Dashiell Jackson, of Indianapolis, was found on Friday, Sept. 13 on Mann Road.
Deputies were alerted to the remains after a woman found the body while walking their dog.
Police say Mann Road is a busy road connecting northern Morgan County and the Indianapolis southwest side.
Police say Jackson had been dead for about a week, and his body was badly decomposed.
Police had appealed to the public for help identifying the body and released photos of a t-shirt and earrings Jackson was wearing.
Now investigators are attempting to piece together what happened to Jackson.
Anyone with information about the case or Jackson’s previous whereabouts are asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS (8477) or Morgan County 911 Dispatch at 765-342-5544.