Man who went missing from Euclid rehabilitation center found dead in extreme cold

(Dakota, Michael)
Published: Jan. 30, 2019 at 2:57 PM EST
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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A 59-year-old male who climbed out of his bedroom window at 1:50 a.m. was found deceased in the extreme cold by a security officer seven hours later.

The staff of Willow Rehabilitation Center at 1500 E. 191 St., in Euclid were conducting routine checks of the facility at 1:50 a.m. when they noticed a patient missing.

The man is believed to have left the building through an open bedroom window.

Staff filed a missing person alert after unsuccessfully attempting to locate the male.

A security officer, conducting checks in the area of 23001 Euclid at 8:30 a.m., discovered a man lying on the ground unresponsive.

The man was identified by an employee of Willow Rehabilitation.

Police do not suspect foul play.

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