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Toledo man missing for nearly a month found dead, his family says

There's a GoFundMe campaign set to help Brett Bunting's family with funeral expenses.
Credit: Joseph Peabody

TOLEDO, Ohio — A man who had been missing for nearly a month has been found dead at a vacant house, his family said. 

Brett Bunting had last been seen Sunday, Oct. 6 walking down Broadway Avenue near Walbridge Park at 9:30 a.m.

His family said they are still awaiting confirmation on the cause of death, but they suspect it was an overdose. 

"We would like to thank those who helped search for Brett and regretfully report that he was found dead in an abandoned house in the South End of an apparent overdose," his father Danny Tolford said. 

Bunting's family set up a GoFundMe campaign to get help paying for the funeral. 

Danny Tolford Bretts Funeral Service Our son Brett has recently lost his battle with addiction. We are in need of help paying for his funeral. Although asking

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