Facebook Twitter

Missing man’s body found in Richfield

SHARE Missing man’s body found in Richfield

RICHFIELD — The body of a 73-year-old man who disappeared while taking a walk Saturday was found Monday.

About 9 a.m. Monday a family friend found the body of Leon Bryon Johnson, a Richfield police statement said. A medical examiner is expected to perform an autopsy. Police are not releasing where the body was found or how Johnson died.

Johnson left his Richfield home about 2 p.m. Saturday for a walk. His wife called authorities when he didn't return home that night, the statement said.