Skeletal remains found in Fulton identified

FULTON, KY (KFVS) - State police say the skeletal remains of a man that were found inside a house in Fulton, Kentucky have been identified.

According to KSP,  an autopsy was performed and positively identified the remains as Forrest Daniel Sommerfield, 39, of Las Vegas, Nevada.

State Police opened a death investigation on March 12 after getting a call from the Fulton Police Department, about a decomposed body.

A neighbor found the skeletal remain of a body inside a house at 106 Dr. Martin Luther King Drive.

Investigators say Sommerfield had bought property on Burnett Street in Paducah and on Martin Luther King Drive in Fulton in the fall and winter of 2010.

If anyone has any information or dealings with Sommerfield between October 2010 and December 2011 please contact the Kentucky State Police at (270) 856-3721 or toll free in Kentucky at 800-555-2222.

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