Police release name of man found dead behind KFC in Kennewick

KENNEWICK, Wash. - Just before midnight Monday, Kennewick police responded to reports of a dead body found in a grassy field behind the Kentucky Fried Chicken in the 100 Block of South Ely Street.

The body has been identified as 25-year-old Jacob Lee Dunakey. Detectives are working to determine his cause of death.

Authorities called Kennewick Fire EMTs out to the scene, who confirmed the man they  found was dead.

A spokesman with the Kennewick Police Department said he doesn't suspect foul play, but it can't be ruled out until the coroner completes his examination.

Anyone with information on this death is urged to call dispatch at 509-628-0333.

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