Missing Topeka man found dead in wildlife preserve

A Topeka man who had been missing….was found dead early Sunday morning in a wildlife preserve.

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office says around 8:00am Sunday, the man’s body was found on property of a private wildlife reserve.

He died of a gunshot wound and no foul play is suspected.

Authorities are not releasing the name of the man – only saying Saturday morning, Jackson County authorities were told that a man was reported missing out of Topeka…and might be heading that direction.

Authorities had been searching for the topeka man in a wooded area in Jackson County.

The man’s family is being notified.

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