Police ID man whose body was found in culvert, ask for info in case

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Fred Tatum (Photo Credit: Olmsted Township police)

OLMSTED TOWNSHIP, Ohio — Police are asking for information about a man whose body was found in an Olmsted Township culvert last week.

A worker discovered the man’s body Thursday morning in the Barrett Road area.

The man has been identified by the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office through fingerprints as Fred Tatum, 77, of Shaker Heights.

The Olmsted Township Police Department is investigating the case and asks that anyone who may have seen Tatum on Aug. 13 or later to contact police at 440-235-3335.

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