A body found near Blobs Park in Jessup last weekend has been identified as 55-year-old man, Anne Arundel County police said yesterday.
A resident taking a walk found the decomposing body of Leonard Richard Prahl, of no fixed address, about 4:45 p.m. Feb. 23 in a ravine along a stream bed near Max Blobs Park Road.
An autopsy performed Sunday found no signs of trauma. Prahl was later identified through fingerprints.
The investigation into the cause of death is continuing.
Police said yesterday that Prahl has family in Severn and ask anyone with information about him to call Detective Brian Carney at 410-222-3458.