Decaying body found in unincorporated Poway identified

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Monday 6:46 p.m. – The body of a man found in Poway Sunday has been identified as 47-year-old Michael Krein. Krein had been reported missing for two weeks before his remains were found in Brandy Canyon. The cause of death remains under investigation.

Sunday 4:39 p.m. – A 47-year-old-male was found dead near the 15500 block of Bandy Canyon Road in unincorporated Poway. The body appeared to have been decomposing for over a week, showing signs of decay. An investigator examined the body and determined there were no obvious signs of trauma. The identity of the man is being withheld pending notification of his family.

The body was taken to the Medical Examiner’s Office for further examination and determination of cause of death. 

1:41 p.m. – A dead body was discovered near Bandy Canyon Road in Saturday, police confirmed. 

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