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Man's death investigated by Fort Wayne Police

Sunday, January 19, 2014 - 7:48 am

Fort Wayne Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found inside his apartment.

At around 3:36 p.m. Saturday, officers responded to Arbors of Southtowne Square Apartments, 7911 Decatur Road, to assist medics on the report of a possible dead person, according to police spokesman, Officer Jason Anthony. Officers and medics found a man dead inside his apartment. Per department protocol, the homicide team and Crime Scene Units were called to assist in the death investigation.

The death remains under investigation by police, the Allen County coroner’s office, and the Allen County prosecutor's office. The coroner’s office is expected to release the victim’s identity along with the cause and manner of death after an autopsy.

The Fort Wayne Fire Department and Three Rivers Ambulance Authority assisted.