State Police Investigating after Decomposed Body Found in North East

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NORTH EAST, Pa. (Erie News Now) — Pennsylvania State Police are investigating after a decomposed body was found Sunday in North East Township.

It was reported on E. Main Rd. around 9:23 a.m.

Troopers found a 54-year-old Ripley man dead and in stages of decomposition, according to State Police.

The coroner was also called to the scene.

There were no signs of foul play, and the investigation is pending toxicology, troopers said.

State Police are not releasing any additional information at this time.


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