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Police ID body found in Raleigh

Posted July 26, 2008 11:13 a.m. EDT
Updated July 27, 2008 5:31 p.m. EDT

— Police said they have opened a homicide investigation after finding a man's body in southeastern Raleigh Saturday morning.

Responding officers found the body at 5600 Bringle Court in a subdivision off Poole Road around 10 a.m. A neighbor reported hearing sounds of a scuffle in the home during the night.

The victim was identified as Robert George Gagnon Jr., 28. Officers withheld his cause of death.

Anyone with information that might assist the investigation of the case is asked to call the Raleigh Police Department's Detective Division at 919-890-3555 or Crime Stoppers at 919-226-CRIME.