Oklahoma native found buried in backyard in Honduras

Wednesday, May 14th 2003, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

(Tegucigalpa, Honduras-AP) -- The body of an Oklahoma native has been found in a backyard grave in Honduras.

Federal police say the body of Joel Dumar was found in the backyard of a house he rented in the Caribbean coast city of La Ceiba. His hometown was not immediately known.

Police say a man who worked for Dumar is being questioned and a woman who visited him is being sought.

The cause of death wasn't released.

The 47-year-old Dumar ran an appliance sales and repair business. He disappeared February 14th after returning to Honduras from a vacation in the United States.