Body found in trash container in Detroit

Mark Hicks
The Detroit News
Detroit police are working to identify a body found Friday in a trash container on the city's north side.

 

Detroit police are working to identify a body found Friday in a trash container on the city's north side.

It wasn't immediately clear how long the remains had been in an alley on the 200 block of W. Seven Mile before someone called 911 about 5 p.m., investigators said.

The cause of death has not yet determined. Other details were not released.