Body found in alley; possibly UI student

By Amanda Porterfield |

Published 05/16 2014 11:52PM

Updated 05/19 2014 09:29AM

CHAMPAIGN -- Police are investigating a dead body found in an alley believed to be a UI student. It was discovered the night before graduation. Authorities responded to the 200-block of East Green Street, about 10 pm, Friday.

A worker at a nearby restaurant found a body in the alley behind a business. Investigators believe the body is a 22- or 23-year old male college student. Officials say he may have fallen from a nearby building somehow.

Anyone with information is asked to call police. You can remain anonymous.

Champaign County Crime Stoppers
(217) 373 - TIPS
Text: CCTip + info to CRIMES (274637)

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