Death investigation after body found in Cape Girardeau apartment

By Heartland News
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Authorities are conducting a death investigation in Cape Girardeau.

Someone found a body inside an apartment at the Pear Tree Court apartments off North Kingshighway Thursday.

Cape Girardeau County Coroner John Clifton identifies the person as a 50-year-old Gary Allen Ferguson.

Clifton says he'd been dead for several days.

No word on a cause of death.

Clifton says foul play is not suspected.