Police investigating “suspicious death” in Eastern Carolina community

KINSTON, N.C. (WITN) – Police in the east are investigating the death of a man on Christmas Day.

When officers arrived to to 2200 block of Riley Road around 4:15 p.m., they found a Kinston man dead.

At this time the cause of death of the 59-year-old is unknown. It is being investigated as a suspicious death, according to police.

If anyone has information about this incident, please call the Kinston Police Department’s Tips Line at 252-939-4020 or Lenoir County Crime Stoppers at 252-523-4444.