Man found dead inside Parkersburg City Park restroom

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) - Parkersburg Police are investigating after a man was found dead inside a restroom at Parkersburg City Park Tuesday afternoon.

Police Chief Joseph Martin said the body of William West, 28, of Parkersburg, was found around 4 p.m. He said West had a history of drug use.

Authorities say someone playing tennis nearby found the body.

West's body was taken to the West Virginia State Medical Examiner's Office in Charleston for an autopsy on Wednesday, Martin said.

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