Police: Body of missing 93-year-old man found

Pottstown (WTXF) Police confirmed they found the body of a missing 93-year-old man.

According to the North Coventry Police Department, they responded to a citizens report of a car in the Schuylkill River at the boat ramp along S. Penn St in Pottstown around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday. 

Harold Leister’s neighbor discovered that he was missing from his home on West Woodland Drive in Pottstown, PA. The day before he went missing, Leister suffered a significant head injury that may have damaged his brain, and caused mental impairment.  The injury prompted his neighbor to check on him, but he refused medical treatment.

The investigation confirmed the car contained the body of Harry Leister

The investigation is ongoing.


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