CENTREVILLE, Ill. (KSDK) - Illinois State police were called to Frank Holten State Park Friday by the Illinois Department of Natural resources after man was found dead in the park.
A person walking in the park came upon the body of a black male and reported it to authorities at Frank Holten State Park as well as the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.
The body was identified as 32-year-old Byron Perkins of Washington Park.
Illinois State police are considering this a homicide investigation.
The St. Clair County Coroner was notified and will perform an autopsy.
If you have any information regarding this case please call CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-TIPS.