Joplin man found dead in a Walmart parking lot

A Joplin man is found dead in a Camdenton, Missouri Walmart parking lot.

The Camdenton Police Department state they responded to a call on Monday, September 16th at 5:20 P.M. in which a man was unresponsive in his vehicle in the Walmart parking lot.

The authorities say they found 45-year-old James Edward Warner of Joplin, Missouri in the rear cargo area of an SUV laying on a mattress surrounded by clothes. They say it was immediately apparent that Warner was dead, so a medical examiner was called to the scene to determine the cause of death.

The body is currently being examined for further investigation.

We will have more information as details emerge.