Byron A. Wilder Death: victim found dead on Wayne County road identified

By | December 15, 2021

Byron A. Wilder Death – Cause of Death – The Lyons man found dead on a Newark roadway last week, has been identified as 48-year-old Byron A. Wilder. Police in Wayne County are treating his death as a homicide. Police discovered the dead body of Byron in the middle of a roadway on Friday morning, 10th of December 2021. No charges have been filed in connection with the death.

Newark police officers and Wayne County sheriff’s deputies responded to Marie Avenue in the Village of Newark at 7:07 a.m. and found Byron deceased. The police mentioned that the incident took place in the overnight hours. Police believe the death is suspicious, but investigators didn’t indicate how the man died, Democrat And Chronicle reported.

Anyone with information is asked to call Lt. Matt Ryndock of the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office at (315) 946-9711.