Body Found in Metro Apartment

Monday, February 9th 2009, 10:34 am
By: News 9

OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma City police are investigating a body that was found dead in a metro apartment Friday afternoon.

According to Oklahoma City Police Master Sergeant Gary Knight, police were called to the apartment at about 11:45 a.m. after 64-year-old  Sammy Atkinson's body was found by apartment management. Residents had told management of a bad odor coming from the apartment.

Knight said officers identified trauma to the body and that it suggested foul play.

The investigation remains ongoing and no suspects have been identified. Police ask if you have any information to call Crime Stoppers at 235-7300. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.