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Man found dead in Morrisville hotel room

Posted March 7, 2013

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— Police say the death of a man found in his hotel room Thursday morning does not appear to be foul play.

Authorities were called around 7 a.m. to the Extended Stay America, at 2700 Slater Road, where they found the 49-year-old in his bed. They are not sure how he died.

"Our preliminary investigation indicates the death is not the result of a homicide." Capt. Charles Wilson said in a news release Thursday afternoon.

The man's identity was not released since authorities were trying to notify his family.

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  • BubbaDuke Mar 15, 2013

    This has been under the Morrisville News header for over a week. Obviously nothing of importance goes on in Morrisville...certainly not where I work.

  • happy2.0 Mar 7, 2013

    It was likely a man traveling on business, had a heart attack. It happens. Sadly.

  • Scubagirl Mar 7, 2013

    hmmmmmmmm, several pan handlers work the airport blvd/I40 ramp there and haven't seen one of them for a while

  • Jim-Jones Mar 7, 2013

    I wonder how many beds I've slept in where someone has died. Hotels are disgusting!

  • Obamacare rises Mar 7, 2013

    Gives "Extended Stay" a whole new meaning.