At this time police are not releasing the cause of death but the man has been identified as 44 year old Paul Theodore Jacobson of Saskatoon.
Early yesterday afternoon police received a call by a passerby who spotted a body in a ditch at Central Avenue and Agra Road. It is believed the victims body had been there for less than a day. Major Crime will continue to investigate.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Saskatoon Police Service at 975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.