The Burlington Police Department discovered a partially decomposed body in a Central Ave. residence on Friday morning.
The BPD responded to a call to 704 S. Central Ave. at 8:17 a.m. where they located the body.
The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation was called to assist the Burlington Police Department in the death investigation.
An autopsy will be conducted Saturday to identify the person and determine manner and cause of death.
The identification of the body will not be released until family has been notified.
The investigation is ongoing.