Suspicion surrounds body found in Warwick apartment

Posted: Updated:

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the body of a man found in his Warwick apartment Tuesday.

Authorities are not calling the case a murder, but they do say the man?s death is suspicious. Police say the landlord was checking on one of his tenants in the Sleepy Valley Road building when he discovered the body around 10:30 a.m. Investigators are busy processing the scene and say a window on the second-floor apartment was broken.

Police say the victim was seen alive shortly after midnight Monday. An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday. Police hope that will determine what happened.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."