December 24, 2011

Body found in Brunswick

Brunswick police say they found a body in a wooded area Thursday, but they don't know the man's identity or how he died.

From staff reports

BRUNSWICK Brunswick Police are asking for help to identify a man found dead in a wooded area of Brunswick Thursday.

They described the man as about 5-feet 7-inches and 160 pounds with salt and pepper hair and a light beard and mustache. He was wearing tan pants, a brown knit hat, black work boots, a fluorescent orange hooded sweat shirt under a dark tan coat.

They said the body is a white male between 45 to 55 years old. He was wearing a urine catheter bag strapped to his led and may have had a medical condition.

The body was found in a wooded area near railroad tracks on Bath Road near Merrymeeting Plaza. The Maine Medical Examiner’s office is trying to determine the cause of death but no further information is expected until next week, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Brunswick police at 725-5521.

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