WENATCHEE —Police say they found no obvious signs of trauma or evidence of foul play today as they investigated the death of a man whose body was found in a small irrigation ditch near Foothills Middle School.
Police have identified the white male whose body was found by students en route to school about 7:30 a.m., said Sgt. Jim West with the Wenatchee Police Department. Police say they have talked to some of his family members but are not yet releasing the man’s name. He was a Wenatchee resident and was 38 years old.
The body was found in the 1500 block of Maple Street. Foothills Middle school is in the 1400 block of Maple Street.