U.S. citizen found dead Monday in historic district house

Jul 21, 2015 | 0 comments

Police say that a male body found Monday inside a Calle Larga house has been identified as that of a U.S. citizen. Police said the dead man was about 48 years old.

Police at the scene on Calle Larga where the body of a U.S. citizen was found Monday.

Police at the scene on Calle Larga where the body of a U.S. citizen was found Monday. Photo credit El Tiempo

Police say the cause of death appears to be alcohol poisoning.

According to acquaintances, the man was last seen Monday morning and a friend confirmed that he had been drinking heavily. The man’s name is being withheld until his family is contacted.

It is not known whether the man lived in the house where his body was found or was visiting.

The body was taken to the city forensic center for further examination. Dinased, the police forensic unit that investigates deaths and violent crime, is continuing an investigation.

 

CuencaHighLife

Dani News

Google ad

Gran Colombia Suites News

Thai Lotus News

Fund Grace News

The Cuenca Dispatch

Week of April 07

Ecuadorian coffee production is in decline and now supplies only 50% of national consumption.

Read more

Evaluating the Impact of Ecuador-Mexico Diplomatic Strain on Trade Relations.

Read more

The contribution of hydroelectric plants is declining, and Colombia is reducing electricity sales to Ecuador.

Read more

Quinta Maria News

Google ad