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Man found dead in field in Westminster, police say

The man's death is being investigated as a homicide.

WESTMINSTER, Colo. — Westminster Police are investigating after a man was found dead in a field last week. 

The man's body was found just after 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 13 in the 3200 block of West 84th Avenue, police said. That is near West 84th Avenue and Federal Boulevard.

Police have not said how they believe the man may have died but said they are investigating his death as a homicide. 

The victim's identity has not been released. 

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Police are asking for anyone with information regarding this case to contact Westminster Police or Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867 or by visiting metrodenvercrimestoppers.com. Tipsters can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $2,000. 

Metro Denver Crime Stoppers works by assigning a code to people who anonymously submit a tip. Information is shared with law enforcement, and Crime Stoppers are notified at the conclusion of the investigation. 

From there, an awards committee reviews the information provided and, if the information leads to an arrest, the tipster will be notified. Rewards can be collected using the code numbers received when the tip was originally submitted. 

More information about Metro Denver Crime Stoppers can be found here. 

> Additional Crime Stoppers bulletins can be found here.

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