According to Hickory Police, the body of a 72-year-old man has been found in an apartment. The man’s death was described as “suspicious.” Family members found the body at the Preston Ridge apartments off of Startown Road. The man had last been seen on Thanksgiving Day. Police say the man’s car is missing. He had reportedly been dead for several days.
No further details, including the identity of the deceased, have been released. Police hope to have the results of an autopsy by tomorrow (December 7).