Missing person found dead in Lancaster County, death ruled suicide

LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa.– A missing person was found dead of a self-inflicted shotgun blast last week.

On July 6 around 6:15 p.m., police were dispatched to an area off Millstone Road in the Middle Creek Waterfowl Refuge Area in Clay Township.

Police located a deceased adult man that had been reported as missing to the Ephrata Police Department.

The Lancaster County Coroner determined that the death was due to a self-inflicted shotgun blast.