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MPD: Missing Manchester man found dead

Posted on Monday, October 30, 2017 at 11:12 am

Staff Reports

The Manchester Police Department Monday morning located the body of Anthony Lee Mathis, 54, of Century Street, in a ravine on Spring Street, near its intersection with Century Street.

Anthony Mathis

Mathis had been missing since he left the area of his home on foot following the death of his father on Oct. 22. Mathis left his cell phone and keys to his vehicle at his home before leaving.

MPD Investigator Brandon Tomberlin said the death is believed to have been accidental, but that the department is still investigating.

“It’s possibly an accidental fall that led to his death, but we’re still investigating,” Tomberlin said.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.