Kane County Sheriff's Police investigate a body found near Waubonsie Creek and Farnsworth Avenue.
Updated: March 18, 2013 6:46AM
The Kane County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a 56-year-old man whose body was found Friday morning along Farnsworth Avenue near Waubonsee Creek.
Sheriff’s deputies responded to the area — an undeveloped stretch of cornfields and natural area — at around 6:20 a.m. Friday for a report of a body found along Farnsworth Avenue in Aurora Township, between Ogden Avenue and Montgomery Road on the southeast side.
Deputies are classifying the incident as a suicide investigation. The body has been identified as that of a 56-year-old man who lived nearby.
Farnsworth Avenue was closed between Ogden Avenue and Sedona Avenue for about three hours during the investigation Friday morning.