Man Found Dead Near Barnsdall

Thursday, April 12th 2007, 8:39 am
By: News On 6

BARNSDALL, Okla. (AP) _ A family taking walk near Barnsdall found the body of a 42-year-old man. Barnsdall Police say the body of Ralph Gilstrap Jr. was found lying on his back on a path near Bird Creek and apparently had been there for 12 to 24 hours.

Police Chief Tony Gates says the state medical examiner is trying to determine the cause of death.