Springfield Man Dies in North Jefferson Gazebo

A Springfield man found not breathing inside a gazebo on North Jefferson Saturday died after the failure of life-saving measures.

Springfield police say that 56-year-old Paul D. Biggs was found inside the gazebo after a call to 9-1-1 said a man was not breathing.

Police say that an autopsy to determine the cause of death will be conducted by the Greene County Medical Examiner’s office.

Detectives are investigating to see how Biggs ended up in the gazebo and ask those who may have information to contact the Springfield police department at 417-864-1810.