Autopsy reveals Tampa man's death was a homicide

2:58 PM, Jan 12, 2014   |    comments
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Tampa, Florida -- Authorities are investigating after an autopsy revealed the death of a 50-year-old Tampa as a homicide.

Hillsborough County Sheriff's authorities say Xin Nguyen was found dead in his apartment Friday night. Detectives investigating the scene said there were no outward signs of a struggle or foul play. Authorities said the victim suffered from alcoholism and other health issues and took numerous medications.

The medical examiner's office ruled Nguyen's death a homicide on Saturday, but offered no further details.

Detectives are continuing to investigate and ask if anyone has any information reference the death of Xin Nguyen to contact the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 247-8200 or if you would like to remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward, call Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay at 1-800-873-8477.

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