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Browne's Addition death ruled a homicide

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Detectives are investigating a homicide in Browne's Addition after 66-year-old Richard Wesley Whipple was found dead from multiple stab wounds Detectives are investigating a homicide in Browne's Addition after 66-year-old Richard Wesley Whipple was found dead from multiple stab wounds
SPOKANE, Wash. -

The Spokane County Medical Examiner has ruled the death of a Browne's Addition man as a homicide. 


On Thursday, Spokane Police were called to an apartment complex on W. Pacific in Browne's Addition after the landlord reported not seeing his tenant for a while. Once inside the apartment, officers found a man dead. Major Crimes detectives responded to investigate, as is the case with any unattended death. 


Friday afternoon, the Spokane County Medical Examiner released the results of an autopsy and concluded the man, identified as 66-year-old Richard Wesley Whipple, died from multiple stab wounds and ruled his death as a homicide.


The Spokane Police Department has not indicated they've made any arrests. 


We will update you as soon as we get any additional information on this developing story. 

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