Longview Police ID victim in suspicious death investigation

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Released by the Longview Police Department:

LONGVIEW, TX - Investigators have released the name of a man found dead Monday in his home at 1404 Booker Street.

67-year-old Lloyd Johnson Sr. was found yesterday after a concerned friend had not been able to reach him and went to Johnson's home to check on his welfare.

Detectives believe Johnson died as a result of foul play, but an exact cause of death will not be made until the Southeast Texas Forensics Center in Tyler, Texas has completed the autopsy. The autopsy was ordered by Gregg County Justice of the Peace Sam Lawson.