Suspicious death, now ruled homicide

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - A suspicious death in Biloxi is now a homocide investigation. Investigators are ruling the death of Biloxi man found in his apartment a homicide.

Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove says an autopsy reveled that 68-year-old George Hartlin died from blount force trauma to the head.

Hartlin's body was found Saturday morning in the 3000 building of Royal Gulf Apartments. There is no word on what object was used in the man's death. Hargorve says Hartlin was killed sometime Friday night.

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