July 3, 2022

Man’s Decomposed Body Found Hanging in Tree; Investigation Launched


Liberal, KS (westernkansasnews.com) The Kansas Bureau of Investigation and Seward County Sheriff’s Department are investigating after the discovery of a man’s body hanging from a tree.  Sheriff Bill McBryde says the body was found just west of town and was badly decomposed.  The body was wrapped up in a heavy coat.

A person found the man’s body when his dog alerted him while he was mowing. Authorities believe the person killed themselves.  No other information has been released.