Body 'dumped' along Fountain Creek in Colorado Springs; deceased ID'd

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Investigators are still trying to figure out how the person found severely decomposed in a marshy area along Fountain Creek died.

The remains were found on April 11 in a wooded area just southeast of Las Vegas and Tejon Streets. Police said they had been tipped off a body had been dumped in that location.

An autopsy identified the deceased as 41-year-old Kevin Liggett of Colorado Springs, but a cause of death remained inconclusive.

Police say the investigation is in its very early stages.

Anyone with information or is a witness to this investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at 719-444-7000.