September 18, 2016
Public Information Unit, 303-441-1500
7400 block Mt. Sherman Road, Boulder County, Colorado
Boulder County, Colo. --On Sunday, September 18, 2016, the Boulder County Sheriff's Office was sent on a welfare check for a 75 year old male who had not been heard from in a couple of days, in the 7400 block of Mt. Sherman Road, Boulder County, Colorado.
Upon arrival, deputies were unable to contact anyone inside, and made entry into the house. Upon entry, deputies found the male was deceased. The male had a history of health problems, and there did not appear to be anything suspicious surrounding his death.
Deputies and the Boulder County Coroner's Office are investigating the unattended death. The name of the decedent is being withheld until the Coroner's Office can notify next of kin. They will release his name at a later date.
The Boulder County Sheriff's Office case number for this investigation is 16-5776.
/s/Sergeant Brian Jones, #519