The death of a homeless man found Thursday in the woods off Hooper Avenue remains under police investigation.

57 year old Billy Clayton was familiar to residents in the Silverton section where he was found,across from the 7-Eleven store between Fischer Boulevard and Hooper Avenue.  His sudden disappearance prompted the police search that led to the discovery.

Chief Michael Mastronardy- says the death does not appear to be suspicious. Autopsy results are pending from the Medical Examiners’ office.