UPDATE: Coroner ID’s man found dead near Dayton apartment complex


DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — The Montgomery County Coroner has identified a man found dead in front of an apartment complex on Wednesday.

The coroner says the man was 48-year-old Donald J. Schulze from Anna. The cause of death has not been released.

Sources say Schulze was a missing person from Shelby County. The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office says Schulze’s father reported him missing on Monday when Schulze didn’t show up for work.

The Sheriff’s Office began following leads and two deputies were in Dayton following up on those leads when Schulze’s body was found. The Sheriff’s Office says the investigation is ongoing.

Homicide detective and evidence teams from the Dayton Police Department investigated after Schulze’s body was found inside a pick-up truck.

A passerby discovered the body in the bed of a red Chevy pick-up truck parked outside the Cherrywood Manor Apartments shortly after 3:00 p.m. in the 400 block of N. Cherrywood Avenue.

Authorities closed down the area while crime scene technicians investigated.

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