KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) - Kalamazoo police say tips regarding the murder of an 88-year-old man have been slow in coming.
Alfred Minka was found dead on the floor of his home in the 3100 block of Brookmont Drive on Aug. 23.
The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety has released little information about the crime and not specified why they believed Minka's death is a homicide.
Now, KDPS is asking for the public's help to gather more information about the death. It said tips have been slow in coming.
Anyone with information should contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 269.337.8994 or Silent Observer at 269.343.2100 or www.kalamazoosilentobserver.com.
Minka, a Latvian refugee, moved to the United States in 1951, family members said. Prior to his retirement, he worked at Eaton Corp. as a tool and die maker. He had four children, seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
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