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2:49 pm - October 12, 2015
Willimantic police probe 22-year-old man's death
WILLIMANTIC -- The Willimantic Police Department is investigating the death of a 22-year-old male this morning at about 9:30 at a Mansfield Avenue residence.
According to police, the body of the deceased has been transported to the Office of The Chief Medical Examiner in Farmington for an autopsy.
The name of the deceased is not being released at this time, police said.
Members of the Willimantic Police Department Criminal Investigation Division arrived at the residence shortly after the initial report and cleared from the scene at about 12:30 p.m., according to police.
At this time, that division is handling this ongoing investigation, police said.
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