Death of Fairfield man ruled homicide

Results were in Monday from the Lee County Medical Examiner’s Office regarding the death of a former Fairfield man found dead in February in Indian Path Park near Wever.
Rick Rahn, special agent in charge of the Iowa Department of Investigations said that, based on the facts collected during the investigation and autopsy results, James Merlin Nelson’s death was determined to be a homicide.
“It’s an ongoing …