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Body Found in Edwardsville

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EDWARDSVILLE – A decomposed body was discovered in a wooded area in Edwardsville, state police confirmed.

A person walking in the area noticed the body.

Investigators said it is unclear at this point how long the body had been there and no identification has been made yet.

An autopsy will be performed to determine cause and manner of death.

Pennsylvania State Police, Edwardsville police, the Luzerne County Detective Division, and the Luzerne County Coroner’s Office are investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to call state police at 570-697-2000.