News From Terre Haute, Indiana

July 12, 2013

Death of Illinois man ruled suicide by coroner

Tribune-Star staff report
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — The death of an Illinois man who was the focus of a missing person search has been ruled a suicide by the Clark County Coroner.

Daniel James “DJ” Roscom, 28, went missing March 18. His body was found along Illinois 49 on April 6.

Clark County Coroner Jeff Pearce said that results of entomology testing revealed that Roscom had been dead the entire time he was missing.