Man found deceased south of Manchester

An Illinois man was found dead near a trout stream south of Manchester on Sunday the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office has announced.

According to a press release, the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office responded to 22693 205th Avenue in Delaware County Nov. 7, near the Manchester Fish Hatchery, for a report of a male subject located in the trout stream that was unconscious and not breathing.

The Sheriff’s Office located the man along the stream and identified him as a 60-year-old male from Matherville, Ill., and determined on-scene that he was deceased.

The incident is still under investigation and pending notification of family members and the outcome of an autopsy at the Iowa State Medical Examiner’s Office.