BATH, N.Y. (WETM) — New York State Police have confirmed that the Painted Post man reported missing last month has been found dead.
Joseph J. McGrath, 80, was last seen in Bath on May 2. According to a New York State Police investigator, McGrath was found dead in a wooded area in the village of Bath on May 31.
Police say, after an extensive investigation, law enforcement received a report of a partially decomposed body in a wooded area near the Mountain View apartment building.
Police have not released a cause of death at this time but say there were no signs of foul play. This story will be updated as more information becomes available.