The Metro Squad is being activited after a body was found Wednesday near a cemetery east of Peculiar in Cass County.
Sheriff’s office investigators are investigating the death in the 21800 block of South Thorngrove Road in rural Peculiar. A caller notified authorities at 3 p.m. about a body near Wills Cemetery.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities did not release the person’s identity or the cause of death.
The Metro Squad will assemble Thursday morning in Harrisonville to begin working the case, sheriff’s officials said.
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