FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Fresno police are investigating a homicide after a man was found dead inside a northwest Fresno home on Monday night.
The Fresno County Coroner's Office has identified the victim as 44-year-old Michael Williams.
Officers went to a house on Ashcroft and Marks Avenues just after 7:30 pm after receiving a report from someone out of town.
Investigators entered the home to find Williams' body. On Tuesday morning, they determined the incident was a homicide investigation.
Further information about the investigation was not immediately available, and a cause of death has not yet been released.
"Our understanding is there was a time lapse of several hours before we were notified of the incident, and at this time, we do not have a conclusive cause of death," said Fresno Police Lt. Jordan Beckford.
Detectives were at the scene for several hours interviewing witnesses.
Man found dead inside northwest Fresno home, police investigate as homicide
Officers went to a home on Ashcroft and Marks Avenues just after 7:30 pm after receiving a report from someone out of town.
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