Body found in Bridgeport

Bridgeport police say they have a tentative identification for a body found Saturday in the woods alongside Canfield Avenue.The man who found the body told

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police say they have a tentative identification for a body found Saturday in the woods alongside Canfield Avenue.

The man who found the body told News 12 Connecticut that it was badly decomposed.

Police say they believe the body has been there for several months and the person died where the body was discovered.

Right now, they are calling it an untimely death and have no reason to suspect foul play.

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