Alan Legat : “Body Found Near Dog Park in Southington Under Investigation”

Death – Obituary – Accident and Crime News : A man’s lifeless body was discovered near a dog park in Southington, Connecticut earlier this week, according to local police. Responding to a report of a person lying on the ground near the dog park, officers arrived at the scene on Monday morning at around 6:50 a.m. The victim has been identified as 65-year-old Alan Legat, who was reportedly homeless at the time of his death.

The medical examiner’s office was called to the scene, and an autopsy is currently pending to determine the cause of Legat’s death. While authorities have launched an investigation into the incident, there are currently no indications of foul play. The deceased’s next of kin have been informed of the tragic news.

Police have urged anyone with information related to the case to come forward and contact Detective Massarelli at 860-378-1643.

The discovery of the lifeless body near the dog park has shocked the local community. Many residents have expressed their condolences and have been left wondering about the circumstances surrounding Legat’s death. The incident has sparked conversations about homelessness and the challenges faced by unhoused individuals in the area.

The authorities are working diligently to gather more information and piece together the events leading up to the tragic incident. As the investigation unfolds, the community anxiously awaits the results of the autopsy, hoping to gain a better understanding of what transpired.

In the meantime, residents are encouraged to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activities or information that may be relevant to the case. The police department is dedicated to ensuring the safety and well-being of the community, and they are determined to provide answers and closure to the family and friends of Alan Legat.

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