DOWNERS GROVE – The body of a missing Downers Grove man was found Nov. 7 inside a car submerged in a retention pond near Interstate 355 and Ogden Avenue in Downers Grove, according to a Downers Grove Police Department report.
As part of an ongoing missing person investigation, Downers Grove police responded at about 1:30 p.m. to the area to investigate the report of a vehicle in the pond, the report stated.
Downers Grove Fire Department dive team members located a black 2009 Toyota Camry submerged in the water. A body found inside the vehicle was identified as Abumere A. Eromon, 34, who was reported missing Oct. 20, police said.
Aromon's girlfriend filed a missing person's report after he did not return home from his job in Aurora. Eromon was last seen just after 10 p.m. Oct. 20 leaving work in the Toyota Camry, according to the report.
The circumstances surrounding his disappearance are under investigation, the report stated.
The Downers Grove Police Department is asking any person with information regarding this case to call 630-434-5600.