On Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at approximately 4:00 PM, Waterloo Police responded to a report of a man slumped over in a vehicle with the engine running at the intersection of Poplar Avenue and Whittier Avenue.

Officers arrived and found that the man was dead. He has been identified as Robert Joseph Shannon, age 34, of Parkersburg, Iowa.

An autopsy will be preformed today to determine the cause of death.

Captain Tim Pillack
Waterloo Police Investigations