Deceased Person

On August 12, 2018, at about 3:24 p.m., Officers were dispatched to the 1900 block of Cathedral Street for a report of a deceased male.  Officers arrived on scene after the Fire Department and were notified that the male was obviously deceased.  The victim was lying to the side of the alley and did not have any obvious signs of trauma.  Witnesses saw the male walking down the street at approximately 1:00 p.m. with his head slumped.

The coroner responded to the scene and took possession of the body. While searching the victim, a PA ID was found. The victim’s name is being withheld pending notification of next-of-kin.  At this time, the cause of the death is unknown.

If you have information relevant to this investigation, please contact the Harrisburg Bureau of Police at (717) 558-6900 or submit a tip through CrimeWatch.

Incident Date: 
Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 3:24pm

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1900 Blk Cathedral Street
Harrisburg, PA 17104