Winter Chill Kills Homeless Man 

1 decade 4 years 4 months ago Wednesday, April 05 2006 Apr 5, 2006 Wednesday, April 05, 2006 1:06:41 PM CDT April 05, 2006 in News
He was Homer Abernathy, 61, whose body was found last Saturday along a trail. Police say reports of  homeless people's deaths are rare in Springfield. Community Partnership of the Ozarks says 550-600 homeless sleep in local shelters each night, and 100-150 spend the night outside. The partnership says some choose to live outside, others are traveling through town, and a few don't know about services  in Springfield.

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