Breaking News Bar
updated: 7/7/2011 4:12 PM

Decomposed body found in Champaign is identified

hello
Success - Article sent! close
 
Associated Press

CHAMPAIGN -- Authorities now say that a decomposing body found in Champaign is a 50-year-old resident of the city.

Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup told the (Champaign) News-Gazette Thursday that he still isn't sure how Nathaniel Cater died or how long he had been dead.

Order Reprint Print Article
 
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close

The results of an autopsy aren't yet available.

Police Chief R.T. Finney says a man found Carter's body Wednesday in some knee-high weeds in Champaign.

Finney says the body was so decomposed that after Carter was found, officers couldn't even be sure of his race.

Share this page
    help here