New London police investigating death, “suspicious event”

NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) — New London police are investigating after a body was found at a home Saturday morning.

Police were called to 177 Nautilus Drive at 8:30 a.m. for a report of a dead person and suspicious event. Police found the body and called in the State’s Attorney’s Office and the State Police Major Crime Unit to assist in the investigation.

Police say the victim is a male, but his identity will not be released until his family is notified. New London police say this is an isolated incident and there is no threat to the public.

Anyone who was in the area of Nautilus Drive late Friday night and heard or saw anything suspicious is asked to call police at (860)447-1481 or the Patrol Division at (860)447-5269. Also, information can be sent in through the New London Police anonymous text tip-line by texting NLPDTip to Tip411(847411) or by clicking “Submit a TIp” on the New London Police Facebook page.

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