Indiana State Police seeking public’s help to identify deceased man

Published: Apr. 28, 2021 at 10:07 AM EDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

RIPLEY COUNTY, Ind. (FOX19) - Detectives from the Indiana State Police are requesting the public’s help in identifying a man who was found deceased in rural Ripley County, Ind.

Shortly after 10 a.m. Tuesday, troopers from the Indiana State Police-Versailles Post responded to a rural area west of Osgood, Ind. after a man was found deceased. 

They said the man has not been identified and the cause of death is not known.

The man appeared to be a white male in his 30s or early 40s. He was approximately 5′ 7″, 160 pounds, with brown hair, brown eyes, and a beard. He had distinct tattoos on his upper right arm.

This is the tattoo located on his right arm.
This is the tattoo located on his right arm.(Indiana State Police)

An autopsy will be conducted Wednesday to determine a cause of death and to obtain more information to assist in identifying the man.

Anyone who believes they may know the identity of the man is urged to call Detective Tracy Rohlfing at the Indiana State Police-Versailles Post at 812-689-5000.

See a spelling or grammar error in our story? Click here to report it. Please include title of story.

Copyright 2021 WXIX. All rights reserved.