Sheriff’s Office Seeks Public’s Help In Identifying Deceased Man

He was found along the road near Boonsboro Friday morning.


Hagerstown, Md (KM) The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a man found dead Friday morning.

The deceased is a black male, about 50-60 years of age, 230-pounds, with a bald head and a shorter by gray beard. He had several faded tattoos: a tribal tattoo on his upper right arm, an animal head tattooed on his upper left arm and tribal lettering tattooed on his lower left arm.

He was wearing Nike Jordan shorts, Nike shoes and a white crew-neck tee shirt.

His body was found along Fahrney Church Road near Benevola Church north of Boonsboro.  It  was taken to the State Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy.

The man’s death has been labeled suspicious.

Anyone who has information on this man’s identity is asked to contact Lt. Alton at the Washington County Sheriff’s Office at 240-313-2185.


By Kevin McManus