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Police: Missing 65-Year-Old Man Found In Stratford But Dies In Hospital

Ernest Gazdik
Ernest Gazdik Photo Credit: Connecticut State Police

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — A 65-year-old Oxford man who had been reported missing through a Silver Alert was found in a Stratford hotel but died at Bridgeport Hospital, according to NBC Connecticut.

Ernest Gazdik, who had been missing since Sept. 30, was found at a Stratford hotel Oct. 3 and pronounced dead at Bridgeport Hospital, NBC Connecticut said.

Police believe he died of a medical issue and said no foul play is suspected.

State Police had issued a Silver Alert for Gazdik on Saturday evening.

Click here to read the story at the NBC Connecticut website.

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