Body in Kansas City creek bed was victim of homicide

A man whose decomposed body was found Saturday in a creek bed near East 67th Terrace and Lewis Avenue in Kansas City was the victim of a homicide, police said Sunday.

Police were called about 11 a.m. The cause of death remains unknown. An autopsy is expected Monday. The body has not yet been identified.

Matt Campbell: 816-234-4902, @MattCampbellKC