BANGOR, Maine (WABI) - A death in Bangor Wednesday has been ruled a homicide, that according to the State Medical Examiner's Office.
Police say 51 year old Israel Lewis was found dead inside an apartment on Second Street.
First responders were called there just before 10 for a report of an injured person that needed medical attention.
A team of investigators and crime scene technicians are now involved in the investigation, and say there is no threat to the public.
"Cases like this are solved typically by reaching out and talking to everyone we can and we talk to everyone that we can as many times as we can," said Lt. Tim Cotton. "So the guys and ladies of the criminal investigation division are at it. Steadily, they're at it this afternoon and will continue to do so until we get this taken care of."
Anyone with information regarding Lewis's death is encouraged to contact Bangor Police.