CLEVELAND - Country singer Jason Aldean tweeted his condolences to Cory Barron's family and friends after the 22-year-old Fremont man's body was found at a landfill in Oberlin.
My sincere condolences go out to Cory Barron's family and friends. My heart is heavy for you all and you are in my thoughts and prayers.— Jason_Aldean (@Jason_Aldean) July 23, 2014
Barron was last seen at the Jason Aldean concert at Progressive Field, around 9:30 p.m. Friday.
A worker at the Republic Services Landfill in Oberlin discovered the body sometime Tuesday afternoon.
According to the Lorain County Sheriff's Department, Barron was discovered in the same clothing he was wearing at the concert Friday. He also still had the concert ticket in his possession.
The Cleveland Indians released this statement today about Barron's death:
“The Cleveland Indians are saddened by the news of Cory Barron’s untimely death and wish to extend their sincere condolences to the Barron family and friends. We are cooperating with the authorities in their investigation and do not have additional comment at this time.”
The Lorain County coroner said there are no obvious signs of foul play on Barron's body.
Lorain County coroner: Cory #Barron has been deceased for a few days, at least.— Kristin Volk (@Kristin_Volk) July 23, 2014
No official cause of death has been reported at the time.
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