Body of missing man found in field

February 08, 1994

Two hunters discovered the body of a Manchester man, who suffered from a 75 percent heart blockage, buried under snow in a field off Wentz Road about 5:15 p.m. Saturday.

Thomas Royal Burroughs, 44, of the 3000 block of Main St. was reported missing Jan. 18 by members of his family, according to state police.

Investigators said the body showed no obvious signs of trauma and a preliminary autopsy report indicated Mr. Burroughs had suffered a severe heart blockage.

A toxicology investigation is continuing as part of the autopsy, state police in Westminster said.


* Hampstead: Hampstead firefighters put out an electrical transformer fire on Fairmount Road at 6:28 p.m. Sunday. They were out 30 minutes.

Hampstead, Manchester and Arcadia were dispatched to a chimney fire in the 100 block of Century St. at 10:59 p.m. Friday. Units were out 33 minutes.

* Manchester: Firefighters from Manchester, Hampstead and Lineboro responded to a building fire in the 2700 block of Hanover Pike at 2:06 a.m. Saturday. Units were out for 46 minutes.

* Lineboro: Firefighters from Lineboro responded for a report of an alarm in a building on Bell Court at 6:20 p.m. Friday. They were out for 11 minutes.

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