According to Capt. Jeff Wilson with the department, 28-year-old Clifford York was found dead in the area when officers responded to a report of shots fired. Wilson said the body has been sent for autopsy.
Police are investigating after a body was found Wednesday afternoon in the area of North 13th and Powell Street.
According to Commander Eric Protzman with the St. Joseph Police Department, officers responded to a report of shots fired at 12:35 p.m. Wednesday.
A body was found and police say they are considering it a suspicious death investigation.