Coroner seeks help in finding deceased Muncie man's family

MUNCIE, Ind. — The Delaware County coroner's office is seeking the public’s help in finding family members of a Muncie man who recently died.

Bobby Joe Henderson, 61, was found dead Sunday in his home in the 1900 block of West 10th Street, according to Delaware County Coroner Rick Howell.

The coroner said Henderson apparently died of natural causes.

Anyone with information on the Muncie man's survivors is asked to call the coroner's office at 765-747-7724. A voice-mail message can be left if the call is made when the office is not staffed.

According to Howell, neighbors said they believed Henderson had previously lived in Kentucky.

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