Middletown police investigating Lafayette Avenue homicide

Posted at 4:26 PM, Nov 04, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-05 01:17:42-04

Police are investigating the apparent homicide of a Middletown man found dead in his Lafayette Avenue home Friday morning, according to a news release.

Joseph Romano, 47, was discovered dead in the kitchen of his home at 1517 Lafayette Avenue with "traumatic injuries," police said.

The Middletown Police Department will investigate Romano’s death as a homicide.

In the news release, police urged anyone with information about Romano’s death to contact them at 513-425-7700.