TONIGHT: Increasing clouds and cold. High: 16. Winds: SSE 5-10 mph.
FRIDAY: Partly sunny, windy and warmer. High: 44. Winds: South 10-15 mph, gusting to 30 mph.
Body Found In Springfield Dumpster
Springfield Police know the name of the man found dead in a dumpster off Dirksen Parkway on Friday night. They tell us an autopsy will be performed Monday. Police are waiting on the results of it before releasing the man's identity. Police say the man's death is "untimely," but they don't suspect foul play.
UPDATED March 28, 10:45 p.m.
Springfield Police confirm that an unidentified male's body was found off Dirksen Parkway on Friday evening. Authorities say the body was found in a dumpster behind an AT&T store at 6:14 PM. Details on the man's age, name, or cause of death were not available.Springfield Police continue to investigate.This article will be updated as more details become available.