Lawrence police identify man found dead at Naismith Valley Park; no foul play suspected


LAWRENCE, Kan. – The man was 40-year-old Kelly Crawford, of Independence, Mo., Sgt. Amy Rhoads, public affairs officer for the Lawrence Police Department, said via email Tuesday.

She said that at this time police did not suspect foul play in his death.

Officers had been dispatched the afternoon of June 10 to a report of a body found in the park, at 1400 W. 27th St., the Journal-World previously reported. Little additional information had been available to the Journal-World until Tuesday’s identification.