The Grand Rapids Police Department is investigating a suspicious death on the south side of Grand Rapids.

A call was placed at 4:25 p.m. reporting a body was seen in a wooded area at Buchanan Ave. and Graham St.

Authorities say it is likely a case of suicide, but an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death. Investigators are working to determine the man's identity.

Anyone with further information concerning this incident is asked to call the Grand Rapids Police Department at 456-3400 or Silent Observer at 774-2345. Silent Observer can also be contacted confidentially at

Make it easy to keep up to date with more stories like this. Download the WZZM 13 app now.

Have a news tip? Email, visit our Facebook page or Twitter.