Jacksonville police are investigating a suspicious death on the Northside.
Investigators say a black male was found dead inside of his apartment. Apparently, a fire started inside of the apartment. Fire Rescue put out the flames. The JSO homicide unit is investigating the death as suspicious.
The victim, police say, is a black male believed to be in his 50's. Investigators say the daughter called a maintenance worker to check on his father. The worker discovered the front door was locked, however, the back door was unlocked. Police have not revealed whether the victim died from the fire or something else.
Seargeant T.K. Waters says the homicide unit suspects foul play.
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