Rochester Police Identify Body Found Near 10th Avenue SE

Posted at: 10/14/2013 11:06 AM
Updated at: 10/14/2013 5:21 PM

Kairo Sotelo
Kairo Sotelo
Photo: Photo: Olmsted County Adult Detention Center

(ABC 6 News) - Police say drugs may have played a role in the death of a Rochester man, whose body was found along 10th Avenue SE early Saturday morning.

The Rochester Police Department has identified the man as Kairo Sotelo. His body was found lying in the grass near 10th Avenue SE just before 6 AM.

Police are still investigating the cause of death, but say it’s possible drugs were involved.

Investigators believe Sotelo may have died at another location and that someone placed his body where it was found. Police are asking anyone with information, in regards to where he was and who he was with, to come forward.