The Delaware State Police on Monday, March 16, released the name of the of the man whose body was located in a wooded area off of Polly Branch Road on March 2.

The victim has been identified by the Delaware Division of Forensic Science as David T. Hickey, 36, of Laurel, Del.

The cause and manner of Hickey’s death remained under investigation by the Delaware Division of Forensic Science. As of March 16, they said, there does not appear to be any suspicious circumstances related to this death and there is no concern for public safety.

If anyone has information in reference to the case, they are being asked to contact Troop 4, Major Crimes Unit, Detective K. Archer at (302) 856-5850. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at