Police: 72-year-old beaten or strangled to death

October 10, 2009 4:46:46 PM PDT
Homicide detectives are calling the death of a 72-year-old man in Parkside a homicide.Police were called out to the 4100 block of Girard Avenue around 3:00 p.m. Saturday.

Once there, they found the 72-year-old dead inside the residence.

Police say the victim was beaten or strangled.

No arrests have been made.

The identity of the man is being withheld until family is notified.