Autopsy Performed on Elderly Man Found Dead in Home

An autopsy was performed Friday on an elderly man found dead inside his South Bend home.

Firefighters forced their way into 75-year-old James Lydeen's home Thursday in the 200-block of East Dubail.

Concerned friends called the police after they had not seen Lydeen for a few days.

At this time, police are not releasing Lydeen's cause of death.

The St. Joseph County HomicideUunit is investigating.

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