Billings Police said that a headless body wrapped in carpet was found near the intersection of South 32nd Street and Gable Road in Billings on Wednesday night. reports two people walking in the area discovered the body, which was partially covered, just after 5 p.m. in an area that appears to be a transient camp.  The witnesses told Q2 News it was a man, and police have not confirmed if the head has been found.

Witness Ty Nelson said he and his friend, Dustin Lapp, were walking through the area looking for items that may have been stolen from his truck when they saw the body.  Billings Police established a perimeter and closed down the dirt road off of South 32nd Street as a “crime scene” just after 5 p.m. Wednesday, and the investigation continues this morning.