GR ‘suspicious death’ ruled a homicide

Emergency responders on the scene of a suspicious death in Heritage Hill that was later ruled a homicide. (May 26, 2014)
Emergency responders on the scene of a suspicious death in Heritage Hill that was later ruled a homicide. (May 26, 2014)

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — The Grand Rapids Police Department has ruled the death of a man found in an apartment Monday as a homicide.

Officers responded to 340 Washington St. SE on the report of an unconscious male. When officers arrived, they found 63-year-old Glenn Converse unconscious and unresponsive. The victim was declared dead at the scene.

Emergency responders on the scene of a suspicious death in Heritage Hill that was later ruled a homicide. (May 26, 2014) Converse was under hospice care, but the circumstances surrounding his death were “suspicious.”

An autopsy was conducted Tuesday, and it was determined that his death was a homicide. The cause of death is not being released at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Grand Rapids Police Department at 616.456.3604.

 

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