LORAIN — Police are investigating what could be the city’s seventh homicide this year.
Police were called to a home at the intersection of West 9th Street and Lexington Avenue around 11 a.m. today, and the Lorain County Coroner is on the scene. Police confirmed that a man is dead, but cannot confirm the cause of death and are investigating as a homicide.
A neighbor claimed to have heard a loud slam around 1:30 a.m. today, and noises like furniture being moved.
The city has seen five homicides since July 12.
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This story has been edited to reflect the following correction: The killing could be the city’s seventh homicide this year.