UPDATE: E. Lansing man who was found dead outside has been identified

Published: Jan. 31, 2019 at 6:49 AM EST
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

The East Lansing police department is investigating the death of a man who was found outside in the brutal cold.

On Friday, police released the identification of the man.

He was 60-year-old, John Duda.

His body was found Wednesday afternoon on Woodingham Drive.

Police don't suspect foul play.

An autopsy will done to determine how he died.

Right now police speculate that he had a medical condition causing his death while outside or if his death is directly attributed to exposure to the weather.

The deaths of at least two other Michigan residents have been connected to the extreme cold weather.

In Ecorse, police identified a 70-year-old victim as Gary Sammons, a former city council member and teacher. He was found Tuesday outside his home.

This is a breaking news story. WILX News 10 is working to get more details on this story, and will update the story as more information becomes available. Stay with News 10 and WILX.com as we follow this situation. Refresh your page to make sure you are seeing the most current information.