The house has been vacant for five years.
The body was found stuffed tightly into a crawl space. Firefighters had to cut away floorboards in order to remove the body.
Though the cornoner's office has not officially identified the body, county coroner's Capt. John Kades says that family and friends reported that the missing man used to hang out in enclosed spaces such a closets.
A pillow was found with the remains, leading investigators to believe that no foul play was involved.