JACKSON CO., Ind. (WHAS11) – The Brownstown Police Department is investigating after the body of a white male was found at the Brownstown Central Elementary School on Sept. 27.
Police Chief Tom Hanner said the body was identified as 38-year-old Earl D. Campbell, of Austin, Ind.
The Campbell’s body was found on the west side of the building on Tuesday morning.
The school was placed on soft lockdown while police investigated the scene. The police department said there was no threat to the school staff or student population at any time.
The investigation is ongoing and officials are calling it an active death investigation.
The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department and the Jackson County Coroner’s Office is assisting in the investigation.