- Associated Press - Sunday, September 27, 2015

AKRON, Ohio (AP) - A northeast Ohio medical examiner has ruled the death of a man whose body was found in a wooded area last week a homicide.

The Akron Beacon-Journal reports (https://bit.ly/1iUBRc9 that the Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office has concluded that 26-year-old James McNeal of Barberton died from blunt force trauma to the head.

A man walking his dog found McNeal’s body in a wooded area in Akron on Thursday morning and called police.

Akron police are investigating.

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Information from: Akron Beacon Journal, https://www.ohio.com

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