BURRILLVILLE — Police Sunday were alerted to the discovery of a body of a man in a wooded area of Pascoag, but do not believe foul play is involved in the death.
Police Major Lareto Guglietta reported that at approximately 3 p.m. on Sunday, Burrillville police received a call regarding the discovery of a body in a wooded area off of Warner Lane in the Pascoag section of Burrillville.
The body was described by police as a white male in his 30s.
Guglietta said Burrillville police have been working with the Newport Police regarding a missing person from Newport who previously lived in Burrillville.
He said it was reported by Newport police that the male subject might have returned to Burrillville.
The state Medical Examiner Officer's took custody of the body and is assisting Burrillville Police detectives with the investigation.
At this point, it does not appear that foul play is involved in the death, Guglietta said.