Tyler police investigate apparent accidental death
Released by The Tyler Police Department:
TYLER, TX - On September 14, 2011, at approximately 4:49 p.m., Officers of the Tyler Police Department were dispatched to a dead body at 400 Southtown #205.
Upon arrival, Officers determined that a 59 year old male appeared to have fallen and suffered an injury to his head. Investigators and crime scene personnel do not suspect foul play at this time.
Judge Gary Alfred pronounced the victim deceased and ordered an autopsy. The body was sent to Southeast Texas Forensic Center in Tyler for the autopsy. At this time the incident appears to be nothing more than an unfortunate accident.