Body found in Coeur d'Alene near the Two Lakes Motel

KREM 2's Taylor Viydo reports live on a body found behind a motel in CDA.

COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho --- A body has been found in Coeur d’Alene.

Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office confirmed they got the call at 3:50 on Thursday afternoon.

It happened at the 300 block of E. Coeur d’Alene Lake Drive.

Officials said a citizen told them they had found the body behind the Two Lakes Motel, near a small pond. KCSO said when deputies arrived at the scene, they discovered the deceased person in a lightly wooded area, as described by the reporting party.

KCSO said they got the scene and determined it was within city limits, so Coeur d’Alene Police will be the responding agency.

Coeur d'Alene PD said Thursday afternoon the person found dead was a middle-aged white male. 

The owner of the Two Lake Motel said the body was not located on her property or directly behind the motel, but rather closer to the pond. 

No word on a cause of death for the person found deceased.

Police do not know the identity of the man found, and ask that anyone who may have information contact the Coeur d'Alene Police Department at 208-769-2320.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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