- Associated Press - Sunday, December 20, 2015

BROCKTON, Mass. (AP) - Authorities say a man has been found dead in a third-floor apartment after a morning fire.

Brockton fire officials received a 911 call shortly before noon on Sunday for a fire at a multi-unit apartment complex. Officials said no flames could be seen at 55 City Hall Plaza when they arrived, but they were met with heavy smoke upon entering a third-floor apartment.

Officials found 68-year-old Robert Samuels in a bedroom. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Plymouth County District Attorney said the fire is not suspicious. No foul play is expected.

The fire remains under investigation.



Click to Read More

Click to Hide