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Man found dead inside apartment

March 16, 2019

Fort Wayne police are investigating a body found in an apartment in the 600 block of Tennessee Avenue on Friday.

About 4:15 p.m., the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a request for a welfare check on an adult male, who had not been seen or heard from for several days.

When officers arrived, they found the man dead in the apartment, according to a news release.

The circumstances around the man’s death are unknown, and it is unclear whether foul play is involved. Detectives and crime scene technicians were processing the scene.

The Allen county Coroner’s office will release the cause and manner of death, as well as the man’s identification.

The death remains under investigation