OGDEN — Police are investigating the discovery of a body found on the edge of a church parking lot Wednesday.

Just after 9 a.m., residents walking near an LDS meetinghouse near Shadow Valley Drive and Old Post Road discovered the body of a man later identified as 19-year-old Tyler Thomas.

The body was in a snowbank on the northwest corner of the parking lot, according to police. It is being investigated as an unattended death and police say there will be an autopsy to determine the cause of death.

There were no obvious signs of a traumatic injury, according to police.

Pat Reavy

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