Body found near Henry Vilas Zoo

Police don't suspect foul play
Body found near Henry Vilas Zoo

Madison police are investigating after a body was found in a wooded area near Henry Vilas Zoo on Tuesday.

A passerby found the body of a 42-year-old man about 12:30 p.m. in an area off the bike path in the 300 block of Edgewood Drive, near the west entrance to Henry Vilas Zoo.

Police said that foul play is not suspected in the death at this time.

Police said the man may have been sitting alone on a bench near this area earlier on Tuesday.

The man’s name is being withheld until his family is notified.