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Person of interest in custody after man's body found outside Troy Belle Tire, police say

Troy PD
Posted at 5:53 PM, Feb 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-15 17:53:16-05

TROY (WXYZ)  — A person of interest is in police custody after a man's body was found outside of a Belle Tire on Monday morning, Troy police say.

According to police, a man, believed to be in his late 30s, was found dead outside of the Belle Tire at 4966 Rochester Road partially covered by the overnight snow.

The death was ruled a homicide after a stab wound was discovered, police say. A knife was also reportedly recovered in the parking lot.

Troy police say a person of interest is now in custody and that they are working to notify family of the victim before releasing any additional information.