Patriot Man’s Death Under Investigation

Posted On July 05, 2012

(Patriot, Ind.) – Switzerland County sheriff’s investigators are looking into the death of a 38-year-old Patriot man.


Deputies responded to a 911 call at a home at 2439 Bluffview Drive in Patriot at about 4:30 Tuesday, July 3. Ricky E. Steele was found dead in the home.


Steele’s death remains under investigation. Investigators have not released information about hoe he may have died.


Anybody with information about Steele’s death is asked to call the Switzerland County Sheriff’s Office, (812) 427-3636. All information can be kept confidential.