Police in Monett are trying to determine how a man died.

Officers responded to the 900 block of 7th Street Tuesday afternoon and found the body of a 60 year-old man in car.

The Lawrence County Coroner is conducting autopsy, the name of the man hasn’t been released until family has been notified.

(Information provided by the Monett Police Department)

Monett- On Tuesday, August 13, 2019 around 3:30 p.m., the Monett Police Department responded to the 900 block of 7th Street in Monett reference a deceased person located inside a vehicle.

Upon arrival officers discovered a 60-year-old white male of Monett deceased. Monett Police Detectives are investigating the incident to determine the cause of death.

The Lawrence County Coroner was notified and arrived on scene. The deceased was turned over to the Lawrence County Coroner who is arranging for an autopsy.

The investigation is ongoing pending results of the autopsy. The name of the deceased is not being released until the next of kin can be located and notified.

Anyone with information relating to this incident is requested to contact the Monett Police Department at 417-235-4241 or if you wish to remain anonymous please contact Crime Stoppers at 1-888-635-8477.