Man Found Dead In Truck In March Died Of Heroin Overdose.

Posted at 3:30 PM, May 10, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-10 18:00:54-04

jayme-earle croppKALMAZOO, Mich. — The 26-year-old man from Richland that was found dead in a truck back in March died of a heroin overdose according to the autopsy report. That man was identified as Jayme Earle. Kalamazoo Public Safety says he was unresponsive and slumped over in a pickup truck parked on the 200 block of Stuart Ave when they got the call back in early March.

Police responded to a call about a suspicious vehicle in the area and found Earle inside.

Two parking tickets were found on the truck. The first was dated 2:40 a.m. on March 6. The second was dated 2:23 a.m. on March 7. Police are now trying to determine how Earle got the heroin.