Hoquiam Police Investigate Death

HOQUIAM, Wash. – Police are investigating what could be either an accidental death or a suicide in Hoquiam. Detective Shane Krohn tells us investigators could not find evidence consistint with a suicide, but when officers were called to a home in the 900 block of Smith street yesterday afternoon, they found the man dead from apparent blood loss. Krohn said it appears the man had been lying in the home for days, the investigation continues pending toxicology and autopsy results.