Man Found Dead After Fire In Md. Convenience Store

BLADENSBURG, Md. (AP) — Police in Prince George’s County say they’re investigating the death of a convenience store owner in Bladensburg who was found inside his burning business.

Cpl. Henry Tippett, a police spokesman, says the body of Richard Changsun Nam, 69, was found Friday night as officials responded to reports of a commercial fire in the 5400-block of Annapolis Road.

He says the case is being investigated as an arson.

Tippett says there was trauma found on Nam’s body separate from the fire. Nam lived in Mitchellville.

Tippett says no suspects have been identified.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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