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47-year-old Parma man found dead just outside of home Monday

Posted at 8:54 AM, Dec 27, 2022
and last updated 2022-12-27 08:54:53-05

PARMA, Ohio — Parma police officers responded to a call regarding a man down in his driveway in the 7600 block of Chesterfield Avenue in Parma Monday around noon, according to Parma police.

Once arriving at the home, officers and paramedics from the Parma Fire Department found 47-year-old James Kolodny dead just outside of his home, police say.

According to police, Kolodny's family say they spoke with him on Christmas day but that was their last time being in contact with him.

The cause of death is unknown and is pending an autopsy.

Anyone with information can reach the Parma Police Department at 440-887-7334.

No further information has been provided at this time.

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