Portland man, reported missing found dead at Oregon Zoo on Monday, police said.

12 days ago

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Police say a man from Portland, Oregon, was found dead at the Oregon Zoo Monday after being reported missing this weekend.

Police found the body of 62-year-old Carl Stanley Ross Sr at about 10 am on the construction site of a rhinoceros exhibit, The Oregonian reported.

Agent Carlos Ibarra, a spokesman for the Portland Police Bureau, said Ross had gone to see George Clinton and the Funkadelic Parliament playing at the zoo that night. His family reported his disappearance when he did not return, said Ibarra.

The police are investigating the circumstances of his death.