Police Say Death Of 82-Year-Old Newport Man Is Under Investigation

New Castle County Police are investigating what they are calling a suspicious death in Newport.

Officials said yesterday, at approximately 6:26 in the evening, officers responded to the unit block of Christian Street in the community of Lyndalia for a death investigation.

Upon arrival, the officers discovered an 82-year-old male deceased in the residence.

Police did not explain why they are investigating this incident as a suspicious death.