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Chad Wolfe Death: Police investigating body found in elevator shaft at Tampa International Airport

A regional turbo prop aircraft makes its final approach to Tampa International Airport May 23, 2008, in Tampa, Florida. PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images

The body of a man who apparently used this elevator in a Tampa International Airport parking garage was found in the elevator shaft early Friday morning, March 15, 2013.
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(CBS/AP) TAMPA, Fla. - Police at the Tampa International Airport are investigating after maintenance workers discovered a passenger dead in an elevator shaft.

Airport officials say the body of 31-year-old Chad Wolfe, of West Newton, Pa., was found early Friday morning.

Records show Wolfe arrived in Tampa from Atlanta shortly after midnight. Maintenance first noticed problems with the elevator at the short term parking garage several hours later.

There was no immediate evidence of foul play, but investigators were still trying to determine how Wolfe got into the shaft.

The medical examiner will determine Wolfe's cause of death.

  • Crimesider Staff

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