BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore Police are investigating after a body was found in a decomposed state in a West Baltimore home on Monday.

Police responded to the 4200 block of Park Heights Ave shortly after 4:30 p.m. to investigate a suspicious death. Once on the scene, officers found the body of an unidentified man. Officials said the body was in a decomposing state but it is unclear how long the remains were in the home at this time.

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Investigators identified trauma to the head and are investigating his death as a homicide.

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Anyone with information about this murder is asked to call detectives at (410) 396-2100. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous can call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP. Tips can also be submitted online on the MCS website. 


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CBS Baltimore Staff