A body was found in a car in a Larimer County farmer’s field

The Larimer County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a death in Timnath as a homicide.

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The Larimer County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a death in Timnath as a homicide.

Local police were called at around 5:30 p.m. Friday about a suspicious vehicle parked in a field north of East Prospect Road and Larimer County Road 5., according to a release. Officers found a body in the car.

The Larimer County Sheriff’s office responded to assist Timnath police at the scene and have taken the lead on the homicide investigation.

Timnath is about 15 minutes east of downtown Fort Collins.