Police Investigate Mysterious Death At Warrensville Heights Developmental Center

Highland Hills, OH - The death of a mentally retarded male at the Warrensville Heights Developmental Center has residents on high alert and one facility worker on administrative leave.

Police are now investigating the death of a 37-year-old man who died on August 4th. The male reportedly stopped breathing while in his bed. It is unknown what time he stopped breathing or why he stopped breathing and if he was awake or asleep at the time.

The Coroner has not released a cause of death.

The man lived at the facility and when awake, required one on one supervision.

The worker in charge of supervising him has been placed on administrative leave while the death is under investigation.