July 30, 2014

Man found dead by newspaper carrier died of multiple gunshot wounds

A man found dead on the side of a Lancaster County road by a newspaper carrier died of multiple gunshot wounds, according to the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office.

Lancaster County Sheriff Terry Wagner says his office is investigating the death of 25-year-old Tyler Schoenrock as a homicide.

A Lincoln Journal Star carrier found Schoenrock’s body lying face down beside the road early Sunday morning.

Wagner says the investigation determined Schoenrock suffered multiple gunshot wounds near North 1st Street, between Waverly and Bluff Roads, where detectives found shell casings.