OTHO, Iowa (AP) — Police have identified a body found in a roadside ditch in Webster County as a 22-year-old man.
The State Medical Examiner’s Office on Friday identified the man as Steven Richard Fisher. His home town wasn’t released.
Authorities say the death is being investigated as a homicide.
A farmer found the body Wednesday evening in a ditch near Otho, about six miles south of Fort Dodge.
The Iowa Department of Public Safety says Fisher’s employer reported him missing to police on Tuesday.