A 59-year-old Fort Wayne man has been identified as the person whose remains were found Wednesday afternoon in a wooded area along a small creek near Yoder, the Allen County coroner's office said today.
The cause and manner of death for Thomas David Kiester are pending, the coroner's office said in a statement following an autopsy.
The remains were found just before 3 p.m. in the 15000 block of Harber Road. A witness working near the wooded area made the report.
The death remains under investigation by the Allen County sheriff's department and the coroner's office.