Man's death in Springfield investigated as suspicious

3 months 4 days 20 hours ago Wednesday, July 19 2017 Jul 19, 2017 Wednesday, July 19, 2017 4:16:00 PM CDT July 19, 2017 in News
By: The Associated Press

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a man at a Springfield apartment as suspicious.

The Springfield News-Leader reports that police said in a news release that officers found the man dead Tuesday morning when they went to the apartment to check on his well-being. The release says an autopsy is being conducted.

A police spokeswoman said she could not say why police considered the man's death to be suspicious. The dead man was not identified.

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