Indians issue statement concerning news of Barron

CLEVELAND -- The Lorain County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday confirmed that the body found at the Lorain County Landfill is Cory Barron, a 22-year-old Fremont man last seen at the Jason Aldean concert at Progressive Field on Friday night.

Barron attended the concert with his parents and two siblings, who last saw him at the stadium between 8-9 p.m. that evening, according to No cause of death has been determined and the Cleveland Police Department investigation is ongoing.

"The Cleveland Indians are saddened by the news of Cory Barron's untimely death and wish to extend their sincere condolences to the Barron family and friends," the Cleveland Indians said in a statement. "We are cooperating with the authorities in their investigation and do not have additional comment at this time."

Alex M. Smith is an associate reporter for Follow him on Twitter @asmiff. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.