UPDATE: Police around 7:50 p.m. Saturday said the man’s death was self-inflicted.
SHELBYVILLE, Ind. (WISH) — A man has been found dead at a Shelbyville elementary school playground.
The Shelby County Coroner’s Office was requested Saturday to respond to a playground at Hendricks Elementary School, 1111 St. Joseph St., for a “deceased person” call.
The body was found outside and behind the school building, Shelbyville Police Lt. Michael Turner said around 12:21 p.m. in a post on the department’s Facebook page.
Police said the death did not appear to be suspicious in nature and the public was not in any danger.