A missing man from East Haven has been found dead in North Haven on Sunday morning.
Police from East Haven, North Haven, and Connecticut State Police say they began searching for a missing 30-year-old man on Saturday. Around 6:00 p.m., officers located the missing man’s vehicle in the parking lot of Peter’s Rock Park on Middletown Avenue.
First responders began searching the large wooded area using police K9s and a drone.
Early Sunday morning, the search area was expanded and a Connecticut State Police K9 team found the missing man’s body in a dense area of wooded property far from the trails.
The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is expected to determine the cause and manner of death.
Officials have not released the man’s identity.