CELINA, Ohio (WDTN) - A 42-year-old Osgood man was found dead in a Mercer County field Sunday, a day after deputies say he ingested a powder and became paranoid.
Deputies identified the man as Thomas A. Williams after his body was found Sunday morning a quarter mile east of Hechts Landing near State Route 219.
Around 2 a.m. Saturday, deputies received a call from someone concerned for Williams' safety. The caller told dispatchers Williams took some sort of powder, became paranoid and crawled out of a window wearing only boxer shorts and a t-shirt.
Deputies began searching the area but were unable to locate Williams.
Later Saturday, deputies were called back to the area after someone found Williams' shirt. Officers, along with crews from ODNR searched the area and were unsuccessful.
Around 9:25 a.m. Sunday, the Sheriff's Office received a call saying Williams' body had been found.
Williams' body was taken to the Montgomery County Coroner's Office for autopsy.
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