Man's body found in woods in Maysville

MAYSVILLE, KY (FOX19) – - Maysville Police are trying to figure out why a man's body turned up Friday night in the woods along Route 8 and Lake Charles Road at the northwest corner of Maysville.

The body was found about 6:00 p.m.  The Mason County Sheriff's Department and Coroner, the Maysville Fire Department and the Kentucky State Police joined Maysville Police at the scene.

The police believe they know who the man is but are not releasing his identity until his relatives are notified.  Detective Ken Fuller is in charge of the investigation.

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