Death of man found in Fairfield deemed suspicious


FAIRFIELD (KRON) — The death of a man whose body was found in Fairfield is now being deemed suspicious by investigators, according to police Lt. Rob Lenke.

The man was found unconscious and not breathing. Police were called about the man at around 4:45 p.m. Monday afternoon.

He was found in the 1700 block of West Texas Street.

Responding officers found the unidentified victim dead on the grass in the vicinity of West Texas and Fifth streets.

West Texas Street was closed to eastbound traffic as of 6:15 p.m. while investigators processed the scene for evidence.

Bay City News contributed to this report.

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