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Police: Man Found Dead Inside Presque Isle, Maine Home Identified

Death of 35-year-old Lee Theriault not considered suspicious

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    Police: Man Found Dead Inside Presque Isle, Maine Home Identified

    Maine State Police say the man whose body was found inside a home in Presque Isle on Sunday has been identified as 35-year-old Lee Theriault.

    Officers responded to 11 Washburn Road at 4:15 p.m. Sunday after receiving a report of a deceased person inside the home.

    When officers entered the residence, they located a deceased adult male. Based on observations, authorities initially contacted the Maine State Police Major Crimes Unit.

    Police an autopsy was conducted Tuesday at the Medical Examiner's office in Augusta and toxicology testing will be completed before a cause of death will be determined.

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    Authorities said Theriault lived alone in the house and that his death is no longer considered suspicious.

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