MEROM, Ind. (WISH) - An autopsy on a retired farmer in Sullivan County revealed he died of a gunshot wound, Indiana State Police officials said Monday morning.
Lowell Badger, 85, was found dead on Saturday , and items were missing from his home.
Police officials said his death has been ruled a homicide. Police did not reveal where Badger was shot.
Anyone with information about Badger's death is asked to call Indiana State Police.
1:30 P.M. UPDATE: Indiana State Police handled 20 slide-offs in the Bloomington district because of the winter weather, as of 12:30 p.m. Troopers also reported 14 car crashes and 16 cases of helping a motorist.
An Illinois man was killed late Thursday when the car he was driving was struck by a semi tractor on I-70 about three miles west of the Cambridge City exit.
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