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Death Ruled A Homicide

Authorities confirmed Monday that a 75-year-old man whose body was found at a Veterans of Foreign Wars post in Laurel over the weekend was the victim of a homicide. An autopsy was performed Sunday on the body of Arthur Winston. Police officers declined to release any details, other than to say the victim was not shot or stabbed.

Police found the body Saturday at VFW Post 5055 on North Maple Street. Winston was a member of the post, where he served as quartermaster.

Police said the motive for the killing was being investigated.

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