Severely decomposed body found along Fountain Creek

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 11, 2018) - Police are investigating after a severely decomposed body was found along Fountain Creek Wednesday. 

Police said they received information that a body had been dumped in a wooded, marshy area southeast of Las Vegas Street and Tejon Street. Homicide detectives and crime scene investigators went to the area and found a severely decomposed body in a wetland.

UPDATE (April 19, 2018): The person who died has been identified as Kevin Liggett, 41, of Colorado Springs. Investigators have not yet determined how he died. 

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 719-444-7000, or Crime Stoppers at 719-634-STOP (7867). 

Latest Local News