4/7 Man's Dead Body Found on Bathroom Floor

The Washington County Sheriff’s Department responded for a routine welfare check on a 55 year old man living in the Town of Polk on Friday morning and are now working on a death investigation. According to Lieutenant Martin Schulteiss, Sheriff Deputies were sent to the home in the 3300 block of Pleasant Valley Road before 10 a.m. to do a welfare check because the family of the man, who lived in the home, hadn’t heard from him in a few days and they were concerned.
When officers arrived, the doors were locked. A deputy reported seeing saw a man on the bathroom floor. Officers forced their way into the home and found the man dead. Lieutenant Schulteiss said at this point in the investigation there is nothing suspicious and residents shouldn’t be concerned. He also said the cause of death hasn’t been determined.
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Topics : Law_Crime
Location : Polk
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