From staff reports
PINSON – A Jefferson County man has been dead for over a week and police have been unable to find his family.
The man, 56-year-old Richard Neal Floyd, was found dead in a home in Pinson early on the morning of Wednesday, July 29. His body was discovered at 5191 Hickory Drive.
According to reports, Floyd was a homeless man who had been staying with friends. Authorities expect no foul play in his death.
Floyd had previously lived in Irondale and on Clairmont Avenue, but both locations are now empty.
Police are now searching for the man’s next of kin, as his body has been prepared for burial. Anyone with information on his family is asked to contact the coroner’s office at (205) 930-3603.