Missing Marine found dead in car in Santa Fe

Posted at: 02/19/2013 2:36 PM
By: KOB.com staff

The Santa Fe County Sheriff says a missing man was found dead Monday morning in a car in a Walmart parking lot.

The man, Ron Stark, 48, was a former Marine whose family had reported him missing a week ago.

Stark, who lived in Madrid, was reportedly suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.

Police said his body was found in the car amid alcohol and prescription medicine used to treat mental illness.

There was no sign of foul play.

Walmart employees told police the car had been there for weeks.

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