Coroner: Body found was hanging for 5 years Published: June 17, 2014

DAYTON, Ohio – The Montgomery Coroner’s office told 2 NEWS the body found inside a home in the 200 block of South Harbine Avenue Sunday afternoon has been there for five years, reports WDTN.

The body was found hanging in a closet, and according to the coroner, was leathery and skeletal.

“Because of the location where he was found, it was relatively protected, sunlight protected, temperature protected and low humidity,” said Dr. Kent Harshbarger, Montgomery County Coroner.

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