CONCORD, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - A homicide investigation is underway after the body of a man was discovered early Friday morning at a Concord home, according to the Concord Police Department.
Officers received a 911 call from an unidentified person around 4:53 a.m. Friday, July 13 alerting to a possible assault victim on Melrose Drive near Crowell Drive.
As officers arrived to the scene, they located Michael Lee Washington deceased inside the home. The cause of death remains under investigation at this time.
"Please be aware of emergency personnel working in the area," Concord police tweeted.
We are currently investigating a suspicious death at a residence on Melrose Drive near Crowell Drive. Please be aware of emergency personnel working in the area. More details to follow as they become available. /kee— Concord PD (@ConcordNCPolice) July 13, 2018
Police said they do not believe there is a continuing threat to the public.