UPDATE 4-23-2021

Investigation into this death by the Swatara Township Police Department and the Dauphin County Coroner's Office determined the death to be accidental.  There was no foul play discovered and there is no danger to the public.  The identity of the male has not been released as Officials are attempting to locate family members for notification.  


On Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 10:12 a.m. the Swatara Police were dispatched to the 1700 block of Highland Street for a deceased person found by a municipal employee.  The first arriving officers found the body of a forty-seven year old male near a sewage pumping station.  Investigations from the Swatara Police Criminal Investigation Division, the Dauphin County District Attorney's Office and the Dauphin County Coroner's Officer are conducting an investigation into this death.  Anyone with information is asked to contact Swatara Police Lt. Timothy Shatto at 717-564-2550, or through the Crimewatch tip line.  At this time there are no specific concerns for the safety of the general public in regards to this death investigation. 

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 1:15pm

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