OXFORD TWP. (WWJ) – The Oakland County Medical Examiner is performing an autopsy on a 59-year-old man who was found dead inside his Oxford Township home.
The body was discovered by his neighbor Tuesday afternoon, according to the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, in the 1600 block of Lakesview Drive.READ MORE: Ford To Send $500 To Households Affected By Flat Rock Assembly Plant Gas Leak
The man was sitting on the living room floor, investigators said, and based on the state of the decomposition, it appeared that he’d been dead for several months.READ MORE: CAIR Alleges Ferndale Police Officers Forced Woman To Remove Hijab Following Arrest
Detectives requested the OCSO Forensic Science Laboratory to respond to process the scene.MORE NEWS: UM Study Shows Healthcare, Service Workers Were Disproportionally Impacted By The COVID-19 Pandemic
Authorities have not said how they believed the man died. The man’s name has not been released as an investigation continues.