Police investigate after body found in Salina


SALINA, Kan. (KSAL) – Police are investigating a scene in southwest Salina after a body was discovered in a field Friday.

The body was discovered around 9:15 a.m. southwest of the Crawford and Centennial intersection in a field west of the flood control levy, between the levy and Interstate 135. Police say a bicyclist was riding in the area when he spotted what they believed was a person lying in the grassy area near the intersection.

The Salina Police Department responded and found a deceased man who has since been identified as Allegro Edwards Jr., 32, from Salina.

Police investigate scene in southwest Salina Friday (Photo courtesy KSAL)

The Salina Police Department said in a Friday afternoon statement that the cause of death is currently unknown and the investigation is ongoing.

They are asking the public for any information they may have regarding this man.

The public is encouraged to contact the Salina Police Department at 785-826-7210 or Crimestoppers at 825-TIPS(8477) or text SATIPS to CRIMES (274637).

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