FORT SMITH – The Fort Smith Police Department has made a positive identification in the subject of a suspicious death call fielded on Thursday afternoon.
“On July 11th, 2019 at about 4:24pm, officers were dispatched to 1802 S. Greenwood to check the welfare of the person living there,” Department spokesman Aric Mitchell said Friday. “Officers discovered 72-year-old William J. Dubois, JR. deceased inside the residence. Investigators were called to the scene and have determined that the death was not due to natural or self-inflicted injuries.”
Mitchell says that investigators are following several leads and the next of kin has been identified.