Body Found in Millcreek Apartment Dead for Several Weeks - WICU12 HD WSEE Erie, PA News, Sports, Weather, Events

Body Found in Millcreek Apartment Dead for Several Weeks

Posted: Updated:

The Erie County Coroner's Office is investigating the case of a a dead body found inside a Millcreek apartment this morning. The man has been dead for several weeks.

The manager of the Granada Apartments called Millcreek Police around 10:30 this morning. However, police and paramedics could not enter the apartment due to the foul odor.  They had to wait for firefighters to arrive with breathing apparatus.

Once inside, the Deputy Coroner Dennis Suscheck could not immediately determine the cause of death.  Foul play is being ruled out because the apartment had not been disturbed. Investigators say an exact cause of death may never be determined due to the deteriorated condition of the body. 

The only information being released at this time is that the deceased is a 50-year old man. Also, several bottles of prescription medicine were taken from the scene.

Submit your event now
Powered by WorldNow
3514 State St. Erie, PA 16508
Newsroom: (814)454-8812
Toll Free: 1(800)454-8812
Business offices: (814)454-5201
WICU FCC Filing
WSEE FCC Filing
Share:
Share Stories
Submit your stories to our site!
Share Photos
Share your photos in our community galleries
Mobile:
Mobile Site
Be sure to stay constantly updated with the power of WICU12 and WSEE at your fingertips
Free Android App
Free iPhone App
Free iPad App
Storm Tracker App
Droid
iPhone
iPad
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WICU. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
                   WICU/WSEE - 3514 State Street Erie, PA 16508 - (814) 454-5201 - info@wicu12.com