Police identify body found along road in Scottsdale

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By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Police are investing the discovery of a body off the side of the road in Scottsdale.

According to Officer David Pubins of the Scottsdale Police Department, police received a call at about 7 a.m. Thursday.

Officers responded to the north side of McDowell Road just west of Pima Road. Aerial video from the Fort McDowell Casino News Chopper showed the scene.

The body has been identified as Houston Azul, 33.

Pubins said there is no obvious indication of foul play. It will be up to the Maricopa County Medical Examiner's Office to determine the cause of death.