NSW police are treating the death of a man in his 70s in an apartment in Sydney’s east as suspicious.
NSW police are treating the death of a man in his 70s in an apartment in Sydney's east as suspicious.
Emergency services were called to a unit on Elphinstone Road, South Coogee, about 11.20am today following welfare concerns for the male resident.
NSW Police said in a statement officers from Easterns Beaches Police Area Command arrived at the property to find the body of a man believed to be in his 70s.
The body has not yet been formally identified.
9News understands the man's body, which had suspicious injuries, was found by his ex-wife.
9News also understands police are looking at the possibility of a violent home invasion.
A crime scene has been established at the property with forensic officers at the scene.
A port mortem examination will be conducted to determine the cause of death.
Source: 9News https://www.9news.com.au/national/sydney-crime-police-treating-mans-death-in-sydney-apartment-as-suspicious/ff6cb711-290c-489b-8f94-1fdbae6317be