Man found dead in house; police consider death suspicious

Neighbors heartbroken over suspicious death of elderly man
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SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - A man has been found dead in the Sunset Acres area of Shreveport.

Police consider the circumstances of his death to be suspicious and, therefore, are investigating it as a homicide.

The call to the 2600 block of Waggoner Avenue came in at 1:44 p.m. as a welfare concern, Caddo 911 dispatch records show.

Officers arrived to find the man dead in the residence across from a shopping center between Hearne Avenue and Mansfield Road.

Authorities have not yet released the man's name.

A neighbor identified him as a man in his 60s or 70s.

Further details about the man's death have yet to be released.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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