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Death investigation underway in Carbondale, IL


A death investigation is underway in Carbondale, Illinois.

According to police, on Oct. 22 at 7:09 a.m., they responded to a home in the 1100 block of East Grand Avenue for a report of an unresponsive adult inside his apartment.

Police say they arrived at the scene and performed CPR on 23-year-old Mitchell J. Autry.

Autry was then taken to a Carbondale hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

Police say the death investigation is ongoing and while the cause of death has yet to be determined, at this time foul play is not suspected.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Carbondale Police Department at 618-457-3200. You can also call the Carbondale/SIU Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at 618-549-COPS (2677) or the Murphysboro/Jackson County anonymous tip line at 618-687-COPS (2677).

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