UPDATE: Man found dead behind Dayton apartment complex identified

Coroner called after dead body found on Riverside Drive (WKEF/WRGT)

UPDATE: The Montgomery Co. Coroner's office has identified the man found dead behind an apartment complex in Dayton as Edward J. Morrison, 57, of Dayton.


DAYTON, Ohio (WKEF/WRGT) - The coroner has been called to the scene after a dead body was found this morning in Dayton.

Crews were called to the scene around 6:15 a.m. Friday in the 1900 block of Riverside Drive.

Dayton Police Sergeant Creigee Coleman says the victim is a male between the age of 35 and 40. Sgt. Coleman says the man had wound in the back of his head and at this time his death is considered suspicious.

The man was found behind an apartment complex at 1943 Riverside Drive Friday morning, neighbors told police they heard someone arguing outside the apartment around 11:00 p.m. Thursday.

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