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21-year-old's death still under investigation in Tomah

Posted: Updated: June 16, 2013 03:59 PM

TOMAH, Wisconsin (WXOW) - Tomah Police are still waiting on autopsy results regarding a 21-year-old man found dead in a residence Sunday.

Police tell WXOW that they are still waiting on autopsy results on what caused the man's death. On Sunday, Sgt. Pete Huneck said in a release that they haven't determined if the death was foul play.

The man's identity still hasn't been released. 

Officers went to the residence in the 1400 block of Superior Avenue Sunday morning and found the deceased man.

If the autopsy doesn't reveal a clear cause of death, it may take several weeks before toxicology reports are complete.

The department release stated Sunday that there was no immediate danger to the public.

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TOMAH, Wisconsin (WXOW) -- Tomah police say they're investigating the death of a 21-year old male. 

The deceased man's identity has not been released.

Police say they haven't determined if the man's death is the result of foul play.

In a release issued Sunday afternoon, Tomah Police Sgt. Pete Huneck says officers "were dispatched to the 1400 block of Superior Ave. for a subject that did not have a pulse."

Huneck says officers were alerted to the situation at approximately 10 a.m.

"The police arrived and determined the subject was deceased," the release continues.

Police say an autopsy on the victim is "forthcoming." Huneck says an autopsy could come as soon as Monday, although one has not been scheduled yet. 

He says there is no immediate danger to the public.

Stay with News 19 and WXOW.com for more on this developing story.

 

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