Decomposed Body Found in Trunk on West Side | NBC Chicago

Decomposed Body Found in Trunk on West Side

Unidentified man thought to be in his 40s



    Police recovered a body from the trunk of this car.

    The decomposed body of a man was found in the trunk of a car on the West Side Saturday.

    Police responded to a well-being check at a residence in the 500 block of South Denvir Avenue around 6:30 p.m.  The officers found the body of the unidentified man in a car parked nearby, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.

    According to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office, the unidentified man was in his 40s.

    Alfaro said no further details were immediately available, and police are conducting a death investigation.