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Man found beaten to death in Strawberry Mansion

January 17, 2011 8:09:40 AM PST
Police are investigating the death of a man who was found beaten to death in the Strawberry Mansion section of Philadelphia.

Officers were called to a home in the 2500 block of North Myrtlewood Street around 6:30 a.m. Monday.

According to investigators, there was some kind of violent confrontation.

Police say that confrontation may have been with a burglar.

The victim was found in the dining room and pronounced dead inside the house of blunt force trauma to the head.

The identity of that man has not been released.