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Man Found Dead in Estate Hogensberg

Police are investigating the circumstances under which a man was found dead Sunday morning in Estate Hogensberg.

According to VIPD Public Information Officer Glen DDratte, the cause of death has not yet been determined to be a homicide and the case is under "very active" investigation.

The deceased was identified as 36-year-old Romig Francis.

According to the police report, at 8:14 a.m. Sunday the the 911 call center received a report of a suspicious car parked in Estate Hogensberg. Officers arrived on the scene and found a black male, later identified as Francis, in the vehicle. He was unresponsive. Francis was pronounced dead on the scene and transported to the morgue by the morgue attendants.

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The Criminal Investigations Bureau urged anyone with information on the incident to call 340-712-6092, or the Chief’s Office at 340-712 6004, the 911 call center, or the anonymous tip service, Crime Stoppers VI, at 1-800-222-8777. 

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