Authorities Say Body Found Behind Westland Mall Was Result Of Suicide

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Franklin County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a report of a body found near the old Westland Mall off of West Broad Street Thursday morning.

According to the sheriff's office, detectives responded to a report of the body at about 10 a.m.

Aerial shots from Chopper 10 showed authorities looking at a gray vehicle.

Authorities told 10TV News crews on the scene that the death was a result of suicide.

The name of the person who was found dead was not immediately released.

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