CORONER: Man, 74, found dead in home was shot

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Published: Nov. 10, 2021 at 11:38 AM EST
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - The man who was found dead in his home on the southwest side of town died by homicide, the Allen County Coroner says.

Police say they were called to a home in the 3600 block of Turf Lane around 1 p.m. Monday. When they arrived, they found the owner of the home dead inside, calling the death “suspicious”.

On Wednesday, the coroner identified the man as 74-year-old Kenneth Ralph Behny of Fort Wayne.

His cause of death was ruled to be a gunshot wound to the head and the death was ruled a homicide, marking the 36th in Allen County so far this year.

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