AAPD investigates homicide of 71-year-old man

Friday, February 22, 2019 - 3:03pm


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This Wednesday, a man was found dead inside a house located on the 2600 block of Lillian Road near US-23 and Packard. 

According to a statement released by the Ann Arbor Police Department, the police arrived at the scene of the crime at approximately 5 p.m. on Wednesday. According to Click On Detroit, AAPD was called to scene by the Ann Arbor Fire Department, which had initially responded to a medical call.

The man has been identified as 71-year-old Richard Fortune.

An autopsy revealed the death was a homicide, according to the AAPD.

The investigation is ongoing, and AAPD detectives are trying to determine Fortune’s whereabouts on Tuesday and Wednesday.

AAPD encourages anyone with information regarding the incident to contact Detective Dan Iverson at 734-794-6930, Ext. 49321or to call the AAPD Tip Line at 734-794-6939.

This is a developing story. Check back at michigandaily.com for more information.