PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions cancelled a visit to Philadelphia that had been scheduled for Wednesday after the death of the Administrative Officer for the U.S. Attorney’s Office here.
Lower Merion police say they found 47-year-old Richard Rizzo, deceased, in a wooded area of the township. He had been reported missing since Friday evening. They say no foul play is suspected.READ MORE: Car Crashes Into Storefront In Philadelphia's Oxford Circle NeighborhoodMan Killed, 16-Year-Old Student Shot In Head After Fight Near Lincoln High School, Philadelphia Police Say
The U.S. Attorney’s Office confirmed Rizzo’s death “with great sadness,” but declined further comment.
Sessions’ visit has not yet been rescheduled.MORE NEWS: SEPTA Riders Held Up Phones As Woman Was Raped On El Train In Upper Darby, Authorities Say
He was to meet with federal, state and local law enforcement about sanctuary cities and efforts to combat violent crime.