UPDATE: Police Release Name of Presumed Victim in Detroit Suspicious Death

Updated 1 year ago

State police say the man found dead Thursday inside his Detroit home is presumed to be Ricky Cole, 47. An autopsy is being done Friday afternoon on the body. Police say Cole lived in the house for about a year, and lived in the local area before that. Police say Cole’s mother has been told about the death. Detectives continue to search the area and interview people who might have information about the death. At this point, the death remains suspicious. Police found the body Thursday morning after someone asked them to do a wellness check on the man. When police got to the house, he was dead. State police have not officially ruled the death a homicide.


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