Jefferson County (KSDK) - A body found in the bed of a vehicle Wednesday is suspected to be that of a missing person.
Sheriff Glenn Boyer with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office says they were investigating a report of a missing person when they received information the missing person's vehicle was located in the 5400 block of Morse Avenue in DeSoto.
The unidentified body is of a white male and was wrapped in a piece of carpet padding and blue tarp.
The cause of death has not been released, but the incident is being investigated as a homicide.
Police have not released the name of the missing person.