Police investigate after family finds local man dead

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TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX) An investigation was underway Sunday after police were called to a Central Texas home for a deceased person.

Just before 8:30 a.m., Temple police said officers responded to the 1300 block of South 35th Street.

The caller, who was a relative of the decedent, told officers they were checking on the welfare of the male victim when they discovered he was dead.

The Temple Police Department's Criminal Investigation Division is calling the incident "a questionable death."

The cause of death is unknown at this time.

Justice of the Peace Donald Engleking ordered an autopsy.