Body Found

El Paso County Sheriff's officers continue to investigate a body they found Sunday afternoon.

It was discovered on Charter Oak Ranch Road, off I-25, just outside Fountain city limits.

Police say a property owner called them after he found suspicious debris. When he got closer, he saw the body.

Police haven't released information on the race or gender of the person but say the property owner suspects the body hasn't been there for long.

The Major Crimes Unit is at the scene investigating and treating the case as a possible homicide.