Coroner’s office: Foul play not expected in Tennessee Avenue death

March 18, 2019

Foul play is not expected in the death of a 58-year-old man found in an apartment Friday evening in the 600 block of Tennessee Avenue, the Allen County coroner’s office said today.

Police were called to the apartment about 5:20 p.m. to check on the well-being of the resident, the coroner’s office said in a statement following an autopsy. Paramedics pronounced the man dead once entry was made into the apartment.

The cause and manner of the man’s death are both pending, the statement said.

The death remains under investigation by city police and the coroner’s office.