A man was found dead in his apartment in Columbia on Tuesday afternoon, officials said.
Around noon, Howard County police responded to an apartment on Hayshed Lane for a welfare check.
When they arrived, they found a man in 60’s dead in his home after it was reported that had not been seen Monday or Tuesday.
Police say it appears he may have died as a result of unconfirmed traumatic injuries in his home.
The cause and estimated time of death will be confirmed after an autopsy.
The victim’s name will be released after his family has been notified.
Police are investigating.
Anyone with information should call 410-313-STOP.