UPDATE (September 16):
Baltimore County Police have identified the person found deceased in the 9000 block of Pulaski Highway Saturday as 66-year-old Clinton Edward Russell, a homeless person who frequented the area.
At 2:45 p.m. Saturday afternoon, Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to the area of the 9000 block of Pulaski Highway for a report of a cardiac arrest. When officers arrived on the scene, they found Clinton Edward Russell lying on top of a pile of rocks, covered by a blanket. A portion of the victim’s head appeared to be under a part of a rock.
An officer that responded to the scene recognized Clinton Edward Russell as a homeless person that frequented the area.
Clinton Edward Russell’s body was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for an Autopsy. While the autopsy is not yet final, investigators do not suspect foul play.
Original release (September 13):
At 2:45 p.m. this afternoon, Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to the area of the 9000 block of Pulaski Highway in Middle River for a report of a cardiac arrest. When officers arrived on the scene, they found a person deceased in a wooded area.
The identity of the person is not known at this time. The body was taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for an autopsy.
At this time, the investigation is only classified as a suspicious death. Investigators will be working to determine the events leading up to the death and whether or not foul play was involved.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.