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Medical examiner: 56-year-old man found frozen in yard near Garfield and Buffum

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MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office is investigating a probable cold-weather related death.

According to officials, a 56-year-old man was found frozen in the side yard of his residence near Garfield and Buffum on Friday night, Feb. 1. The man was pronounced dead at 8:53 p.m., and had been last seen a day earlier on Jan. 31.


The man has not been positively identified yet, and an autopsy will be performed on Monday.

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