Sheriff: Schuyler man found dead, investigation into circumstances now underway

The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office says it’s investigation a suspicious death that occurred on Templar Road in the town of Orange.

It happened on August 7th when deputies received a call reporting the death of Richard Seeley, 43, of Templar Road.

During investigation it was determined that Seeley died as result of a puncture wound to his chest and lungs.

The Sheriff’s Office is asking anyone with information about this incident to contact their office at (607) 535-8222.

Deputies say they are being assisted by the New York State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation, Forensic Identification Unit, Major Crimes Unit and the Schuyler County District Attorney’s Office.