Archbold, OH

Welfare Check Reveals DOA

Archbold police officers performing a welfare check discovered a person who died at his residence.

Police were called by Marsha Lee Ackerman, 44, of Woodbridge, Conn., about 3:54 pm, Tuesday, Aug. 13, and asked to check on Jeffrey E. Schmitt, 71, 202 Farmington Rd.

Once at the residence, officer made entry through the unlocked front door and discovered Schmitt’s body.

Officers completed their death scene checklist and ALS-1, the Archbold-based paramedic unit, transported the body to the Fulton County morgue.