Fort Lauderdale police said Wednesday they are investigating the murder of a man whose body was found in his apartment.
Larry Slocum, 42, was found dead at about 8:30 p.m. Monday in the 500 block of Northeast First Avenue, police said.
Police declined to say how Slocum was killed, but confirmed it was a homicide.
Four months ago, Slocum became a grandfather for the first time. He attended Dillard High School and Florida State University, according to his Facebook profile.
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Anyone with information is asked to call the Fort Lauderdale Police Department at 954-828-5708 or Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS (8477).