UPDATE–Dead Person Found in Kennewick Home Believed to be Homicide
Kennewick Police say the discovery of a deceased person at a home Tuesday is suspicious
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Death of a person being investigated as a homicide
Tuesday afternoon, Kennewick Police were called to a home in the 400 block of South Buchanon street for a report of the discovery of a dead body.
According to initial reports, the person was discovered by a housekeeper around 2:15 PM. The person's identity, gender, and other details have not been released due to the initial stages of the investigation.
One report says the victim is a male.
However, KPD did say the circumstances surrounding the incident are suspicious and therefore it's being looked at as a homicide.
Crime lab workers and investigators continue to work at the home Wednesday.
More information is expected soon, anyone who may have any information is urged to call (509)-628-0333.
UPDATE---KPD says efforts to locate next of kin have been unsuccessful, the deceased person has been identified as 76-year-old Clayton Wick. Investigators are still at the scene.