FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Springfield police were dispatched to Cox North, 1423 N. Jefferson, at 10:42 p.m. on June 30 after the body of a deceased male was located in a parked vehicle outside of the ER entrance.
The male was identified as Steven R. Layman, 57, of Springfield. His next of kin has been notified.
Detectives continue to investigate and are asking anyone who has information about this incident to contact the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810, or, if you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 417-869-TIPS (869-8477).
An autopsy will be conducted by the Greene County Medical Examiner’s Office to confirm the cause of death, and the investigation is ongoing.
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Case number: 17-28502
Media Contact: Lisa Cox, Public Affairs Officer
Release authorized by: Chief Paul Williams