Police tell WKYC that a Cuyahoga Land Bank employee located the body inside the abandoned home.

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CLEVELAND -- Police officers were called to a house at Cedar Avenue and East 69th Street for a report of a dead body.

Police tell WKYC that a Cuyahoga Land Bank employee located the body inside the abandoned home.

Police say that due to the condition of the body -- thought to be that of an older man -- they believe it has possibly been there for some time.

The Cuyahoga County medical examiner's office is removing the body and will be involved in the investigation.

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