‘Suspicious’ death after man found dead in apartment

Grand Rapids Police investigate the death of a man found in an apartment (May 26, 2014).
Grand Rapids Police investigate the death of a man found in an apartment (May 26, 2014).

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Grand Rapids Police are investigating the death of a man found in an apartment Monday afternoon.

Police were called out to an apartment on Washington Street around 1:30 p.m.

Police say the victim was found dead on the sofa in the apartment.

Currently police are investigating the death as suspicious because of ‘a couple of irregularities’, according to a sergeant with Grand Rapids Police.

Investigators are working to determine the circumstances surrounding the death.

One of the residence who lives in the same building as the victim told 24 Hour News 8 the victim had been battling cancer for a while. GRPD says the victim had been in hospice care for ‘quite a while’.

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