67-year-old found dead of 'homicidal violence' near Renton

67-year-old man found dead in his Renton home. (KOMO Photo)

RENTON, Wash. -- Detectives are investigating what they're calling a " suspicious death" near Renton on Thursday night.

Two men working on a house on 196th Avenue found the body of a 67-year-old man inside and called King County Sheriff's deputies shortly after 7 p.m.

Deputies said the man died of homicidal violence but could not elaborate on the cause of death.

Deputies have closed 196th in both directions while the investigation is underway.

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