York County Coroner: Suspicious death in York ruled homicide

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YORK CITY, Pa- The York County Coroner’s Office has released the autopsy results in the ‘suspicious’ death of a 66-year-old man who was found dead inside his home Friday afternoon.

According to the Coroner’s officer, Terry Leonard died from a stab wound to the chest and his death has now been ruled a homicide.

Officials say around Noon Friday, EMS were called to the 600 block of West King Street for a possible medical event/natural death. Upon investigation, the death was considered ‘suspicious’ and  York City police were called to the scene around 1:30 p.m.

So far there is no word on who reported finding the body. Police remained on the scene for several hours collecting evidence

Anyone with information is asked to call the York City Police Department at 717-846-1234 or text tips to 847-411.