Body found near Poplar Street Bridge


EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. – The body of a man was found under the approach to the Poplar Street Bridge.

Our Bommarito Automotive Group SkyFOX flew over the scene where law enforcement was investigating at about 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.

The East St. Louis Police Department requested assistance from the Illinois State Police Zone 6 Major Crimes Unit at about 9:45 a.m.

Both agencies are investigating the scene.

FOX 2 will continue to update this story with more information as authorities release details.

Anyone with more information is urged to call the Illinois State Police at 618-954-8460 or CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-TIPS(8477) to remain anonymous.

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