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Palm Beach County Doctor Found Dead in Home

Police Line
Posted at 3:23 PM, Jul 21, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-21 11:29:27-04

JUPITER, FL. (AP) -The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a doctor was found dead in his home during a welfare check.

Detectives say 65-year-old Ronald Oliver Schwartz was discovered dead Sunday.

The Palm Beach Post reports detectives aren't revealing the cause of death and wouldn't say who requested the welfare check on Schwartz.

The newspaper reported Schwartz had lived in the Jupiter Farms home since 2003. He was a licensed obstetrician and gynecologist.

No further information was immediately available.

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