(Bloomfield, CONN./ CBS Connecticut)– Bloomfield police have identified the man found dead in the street outside his home early Friday morning.
Police say an autopsy reveals that Charles Daniels, 82, sustained a “heavy impact injury” to the right hip.
Police responded to a call at a home on Cottage Grove Road just after midnight. They found Daniels man lying in the roadway.
No one was inside the house, and a search of the surrounding area yielded negative results.
The State Police Major Crimes Unit and the States Attorney’s Office have been brought in to assist in the investigation. The death has been labeled suspicious.
Investigators returned to the scene Friday to map the area.
Anyone with information that can assist with the investigation is asked to contact the Bloomfield Police Department at 860-242-5501.