(2-26-22) A 72 year old man was found dead at a residence in Portland at 912 S. Vine St.

Police received a call at 1:12 p.m. Friday that there was a dead body at the above address. Police are not releasing the identity pending notification of family members.

No arrests have yet been made and Jay County prosecutor’s investigator Curt Compto has declined to comment upon whether foul play was involved.

An active Portland Police Department investigation in the death is underway.

An autopsy is expected to be performed next week.