Council Bluffs police are investigating a death they've labeled as suspicious.

Police discovered a body at 35 N. First St. after being asked to check on the well-being of a person who hadn't been heard from for several days. 

The cause of death isn't known, and an autopsy will be done. The person's name was not released.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 712-328-7867 or the Criminal Investigation Division at 712-328-4728.

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Nancy Gaarder helps cover public safety and weather events as an editor on The World-Herald's breaking news desk. Follow her on Twitter @gaarder. Phone: 402-444-1102.

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