A man found dead in a Berkeley apartment on Friday was murdered, a police spokeswoman said today. Police were dispatched around 11:45 a.m. to a call for a welfare check at an apartment in the 1100 block of Addison Street, according to Berkeley police spokeswoman Jennifer Coats.
Officers arrived at the home and discovered the body of a man in his 50s, Coats said. His name has not yet been released. Police said the subsequent investigation into the man’s death determined that it was a homicide. The investigation into the killing is ongoing and no suspect information was available.
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