The Illinois State Police are investigating a death in Pana on Sunday. At 6:54 AM the Pana Police Department received a 9-1-1 phone call and responded to an alley near the 700 block of Monroe Street. Upon arrival, they found an unresponsive 61-year-old male. The male was pronounced deceased and Pana Police Department requested assistance from the ISP DCI Zone 4 to conduct the death investigation.
The identity has been withheld until the next of kin is notified. A preliminary investigation has determined this to be an isolated incident. There are no threats at this time to the community. An autopsy is set to be completed on Monday, October 11th at the McLean County Coroner’s Office in Bloomington, Illinois.