Homicide Investigation: Gadsden
Gadsden police are investigating the death of an 82-year-old man. According to Lieutenant Mike Moon police, were called to Pine Ridge Apartments after the victim’s daughter found him in the bathroom of his apartment. Authorities say, when the daughter and a friend went to the man’s apartment about 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, they knocked on the door but got no response. After a few minutes, she told police she opened the door with a spare key and called out to her father with no response. She went inside the apartment, discovering her father’s body lying on the bathroom floor. The victim’s name has yet to be released. He suffered a major injury to the back of his head. The case remains under investigation by the Gadsden Police Department.