Homicide investigation on Tucson's east side

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- Tucson police are investigating a possible homicide on the east side.

Officers responded to a call to check the welfare of a man in his 40s Monday.  When they arrived they found him dead with signs of trauma.

"Due to the nature of the trauma and the condition of the scene officers determined that this needed to be a homicide call out for further investigation," said Sgt. Matt Ronstadt of the Tucson Police Department.

Police have not released the name of the man and the investigation is ongoing. If you have any information that can help, call 911 or 88-CRIME.