Auglaize Co. Sheriff Investigating Death Of St. Marys Man
March 10, 2014 - Auglaize County Sheriff Al solomon has released the details regarding the death of a St. Marys man over the weekend who was found hanging from a bridge support in the 7000 block of Washington Pike.
When deputies arrived at the scene they found Richrad A. Moon III, 36 hanging upside down from the bridge with his leg caught in a guardrail support post. His vehicle was located approximately 1/10 of a mile east of the bridge. It was determined that his body hanging from the bridge was not a result of the crash.
The body was removed and transported to the Lucas County Coroner’s Office for an autopsy. The incident remains under investigation but there is no foul play suspected at this time.
The Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by Crime Scene Agents with BCI&I, New Knoxville and St. Marys Fire Departments and Auglaize County Coroner Thomas Freytag.