Chattanooga police investigate body found in yard on Calhoun Street

Chattanooga police are investigating after a man was found dead in a yard outside 3219 Calhoun St. just before noon Wednesday.

Police said in a news release they were called for an unresponsive person but the man was dead when they arrived. There were no signs of foul play and police were trying to contact family members Wednesday night.

The body was taken to the Hamilton County Medical Examiner's Office.

The investigation is ongoing and more information will be released when available, according to the statement.