Evansville Police investigating after man’s body is found near North Main Street, autopsy complete

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EVANSVILLE, Ind (WEHT) Officers say they were called to the area of N. Main St. near Turoni’s around 3 p.m. Monday about a report of a dead body.

The Vanderburgh County Coroner has identified the victim as Burk Jones, 56, of Evansville. The coroner says Jones suffered multiple blunt force trauma.

EPD is investigating Jones’ death as a homicide. If you have any information you’re asked to contact their Adult Investigation Unit at 812-436-7979.

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(This story was originally published on Aug. 18, 2020)

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