Body found near St. Louis bike trail

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ST. LOUIS (AP) _ St. Louis police are investigating after the body of a man was found along a bike trail near the Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge.

Police were called just before 8 a.m. Friday and found the body of a white man believed to be in his 70s. Authorities say he appeared to be homeless and was wearing heavy layers of clothing. Police believe the death could be heat-related, and do not believe it was a homicide.