Police have identified the man whose body was found near Fountain Creek on Sunday as Colorado Springs resident Eugene Henrey Wildeman.
Wildeman, 50, was found lying along the bank of Fountain Creek with possible trauma about 10:30 a.m. Sunday under the bridge in the 400 block of East Fountain Boulevard, said police Sgt. James Sokolik.
Wildeman's death is being investigated as the 30th homicide this year. At this time last year, the city had 21 homicides.
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