Man’s death ruled homicide after body found in ditch near Indiana County road

INDIANA, Pa. — Pennsylvania State Police have ruled the death of a Philadelphia man as a homicide, after his body was found along side an Indiana County road.

Police said the body of Dashawn C. Green-Brewster, 27, was found by a PennDOT employee in a grassy area in the 2000 block of Mulligan Hill Road on Jan. 21, while the employee was on duty inspecting a nearby drain.

Troopers responded and pronounced Green-Brewster dead at the scene.

Police said they discovered that Green-Brewster was reported missing to the Johnstown Police Department on Jan. 19.

Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers are offering a reward for information leading to an arrest. Anonymous tips may also be reported to the Crime Stoppers toll-free hotline at 1-800-4PA-TIPS (8477) or online at

Here is where Green-Brewster’s body was found: