BOLIVAR, Mo. – An autopsy is planned for Thursday on the body of a young man whose body was found Monday morning in a remote area about a mile east of Morrisville, Polk County Coroner Roy Harms said today.

The identity of the 19-year-old man is not being released pending notification of relatives, he said.

There were no apparent wounds or cause of death, Harms said.

The body was found after a search by officers with the Polk County Sheriff’s office, assisted by the Missouri State Highway Patrol, he said.