Emergency crews responded to the Mount Higby Reservior area in Middletown to search for a person in need on Monday, according to police.
Middletown and Meriden emergency crews responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle near a wooded area near the Mount Higby Reservoir.
Around 3 p.m., Middletown police were assisting Meriden police with an investigation into a suspicious vehicle. a K9 unit was brought in and led officers to the the woods off Route 66 near the Meriden line.
Emergency crews eventually came across the body of a male in a remote wooded area in Middletown.
The circumstances surrounding the death are under investigation. The name of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of his family.