April 29 UPDATE: Police have identified the victim as 66-year-old Robin Baur, of Portsmouth.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Detectives are investigating a homicide after finding the victim in the 3700 block of Towne Point Road.
Police say an emergency call came in at 9:55 a..m. on Monday. The call was asking for a welfare check of a person who had not been heard from or seen from in several days. When emergency crews arrived on the scene, they found an unresponsive man lying on the floor of a residence.
Medics pronounced the man dead at the scene.
Following the initial investigation, detectives have classified this incident as a homicide.
At this time, there is no information on how the man died, or information about a suspect.
The victim’s name will not be released until next of kin is notified.
If you know anything about this incident, please call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.