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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Coroner identifies man found dead in Whitehall woods

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police continue to investigate the death of a man whose body was discovered July 24 in a wooded area of MacArthur Road.

Lehigh County First Deputy Coroner Eric D. Minnich has identified the man as 21-year-old Ryan Sellars, of Lower Macungie Township.

According to the coroner’s report, Sellars was pronounced dead 6:25 p.m. July 24 in the vicinity of 2601 MacArthur Road. That address is identified as Walmart.

An autopsy was performed July 26. Minnich said the cause and manner of death are pending further testing.