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DATE/TIME: Tuesday, August 7th, 2006 / 05:45 AM
SUBJECT:Lenox Road Homicide Investigation

Detectives are investigating a homicide at 2324 Lenox Road after a passerby was flagged down at about 10:18 PM last night by a six year-old child reporting his father was dead inside.

Responding officers found one male victim inside the residence. After determining no one else was in the house, police secured the residence and obtained a search warrant before re-entering and processing the crime scene. The name of the victim and cause of death are not yet being released, pending autopsy results and family notifications.

Police are attempting to locate a vehicle frequently driven by the victim. Any one seeing or knowing the whereabouts of a 2006 Black Toyota 4Runner bearing New York registration ARJ -2403 is asked to call Schenectady Police at 382-5263.