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Police Do Not Suspect Foul Play in Death of Man Found in Abandoned Factory (UPDATE)

The man's identify and the cause of death have not been disclosed.

Updated 4:45 p.m.:

Investigators do not suspect foul play in the death of a man discovered at an abandoned factory near the Aberdeen-Matawan Train Station, according to Charles Webster, public information officer for the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office.

The body was discovered in the factory the morning of Saturday, Jan. 19, Webster said. An autopsy performed that afternoon concluded that there was no foul play involved in his death. 

The identity of the man and the cause of death were not available, Webster said. Webster would not confirm whether or not the man was homeless or why he was in the factory.

The abandoned factory is part of the designated train station redevelopment area in Aberdeen Township. 

Officers from the Aberdeen Police Department, Matawan Police Department and Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office responded to the scene. 

Juanita Harris January 20, 2013 at 01:19 AM
Wow, how sad. To survive Sandy and did like this.
MiddletownResident January 21, 2013 at 01:17 PM
Have they identified him at all??
Bernie January 21, 2013 at 10:06 PM
It is now Monday no more updates, Has body been identfied??
Kaitlyn Anness January 22, 2013 at 04:02 AM
To all--we can only update with information the police release. Patch will update with more information as soon as it is available.
Bernie January 22, 2013 at 04:12 AM
Thanks for the info Kaitlyn.
Eric January 24, 2013 at 11:57 PM
It seems that word on the street is that he was from Guatemala, his name is Armando, or toronja as his friends call him
Norma Jean Savitsky February 01, 2013 at 11:34 PM
Have they identified the man yet?

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