Kansas City police say man’s death investigated as homicide

July 29, 2021 GMT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Police in Kansas City are investigating as a homicide the death of man whose body was found early Thursday inside an apartment.

Officers were called around 3:45 a.m. Thursday to an apartment in the Roanoke neighborhood and found an unresponsive man there, Kansas City police said in a news release. Medics declared the man dead at the scene.

Police did not immediately release the man’s name or say how he died, but detectives said his death was not from natural causes and the circumstances surrounding his death are suspicious.