Police: Man's body found wrapped in plastic in Spring Garden home

- Police are investigating after a man's body was found wrapped up in plastic in a Spring Garden home.

Officials say contractors made the discovery shortly after 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in the bedroom of a home on the 1900 block of Mount Vernon Street.

Neighbors told FOX 29's Bruce Gordon they smelled a suspicious smell emanating from the building before the body was found.

The victim, a 47-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene. He has yet to be identified.

Police do not know his cause of death but did find drug paraphernalia present at the scene.

No arrests have been made at this time. This is an ongoing investigation.

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