Mt. Vernon Register-News

August 12, 2013

Autopsy planned for body found at Horseshoe Lake

Associated Press

GRANITE CITY — — Illinois State Police say the body was found Sunday morning in the water near a boat launch ramp at Horseshoe Lake State Park near Pontoon Beach.

Authorities say evidence shows the man was murdered, but no further details have been released.

The Madison County Coroner's Office plans to conduct an autopsy Monday.

The man's name hasn't been released.