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Durham Police Investigating Suspicious Death

Posted October 6, 2007

— Durham police are investigating a suspicious death.

Just after 3 p.m. Saturday, the body of a 49-year-old man was found in a house on Martha Street.

Police said they don't believe the man died in the house and suspect someone put his body on the floor of a front room.

The man's body was sent to the Medical Examiners Office in Chapel Hill to determine the cause of death.