Police spokesperson Lisa Cox tells KOLR10 News the body was found shortly after noon in an overgrown lot in the 1300 block of E. Trafficway.
A passerby found the remains after noticing a strong odor.
Cox says investigators are not yet able to confirm gender or how long the body had been there.
Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.