Decomposed body found in Olney house

A decomposed body was found Friday afternoon in the basement of a house in the city's Olney section, police said.

The discovery was made shortly after 2 p.m. in the 600 block of Lindley Avenue, police said. Because of the extent of decomposition, the sex of the person could not be determined at the scene.

Police did not say if there was any indication that the death was suspicious. - Robert Moran