By CBS3 Staff

ELKINS PARK, Pa. (CBS) – Police in Cheltenham Township are investigating after a body was found in Elkins, Thursday. Chopper 3 was over New 2nd Street at Tookany Creek Parkway.

Police: Ongoing Investigation After Body Found In Elkins Park

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Authorities have identified the victim as 50-year-old Christian Williams, of Philadelphia.

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The DA’s Office says a person walking their dog found Williams dead inside of a vehicle around 9:45 a.m. Thursday.

Officials say Williams was found in the driver’s seat of his vehicle, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the chest.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact the Cheltenham Township Police Department at 215-885-1600 or call the Montgomery County Detectives’ Tip Line at 610-278-DOIT (3648).