Missing area man found dead

STEUBENVILLE –A man West Virginia State Police reported as missing was found dead of an apparent drug overdose in an abandoned house on Tuesday, City Police reported.

Police reported Daniel R. Robertson, 32, of Moundsville was found around 3:43 p.m. Tuesday in a house in the 1300 block of Arlington Avenue. Police reported a needle was found at the scene.

West Virginia State Police reported Robertson was last seen in the Weirton and Steubenville area on Sept. 4. He was reported missing by a family member.

The body was released to West Virginia authorities, according to police.