Body found in Venango

Courtesy: MGN Online
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Venango, Neb-- Thursday an autopsy is scheduled for a 55-year-old man found dead near a grain elevator.

The body was found early Wednesday morning at the Frenchman Valley Co-Op located in Venango.

A passerby saw the body and called authorities.

The name of the deceased has not yet been given.

More information will be released later this week when the autopsy is complete.

A toxicology report has been sent out, but that could take weeks.

Nebraska State Patrol's Troop D and the Perkins County Sheriff's Office responded to the call.

The incident is being investigated as an unattended death.