Dismembered body found on CTA Blue Line tracks

January 14, 2013 12:09:32 PM PST
A dismembered body was found early Monday on the CTA Blue Line tracks near the LaSalle station, according to police.

A train conductor found the body, authorities said.

Police launched a death investigation.

The body appeared to have been on the tracks for some time before it was discovered, according to the medical examiner.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.