FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A man is left dead after an overnight burglary in Ft. Worth.

Police responded to the call at a home on Cortez Drive around 2 a.m. Sunday morning.


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When they arrived on the scene they found a 56-year-old man dead and his 83-year-old roommate seriously injured.

The cause of death and injuries has not been determined.


Police found the suspect a block away on El Retiro Drive in a van with serious injuries.

He was taken to a local hospital and treated.

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He is now in Ft. Worth Police custody.

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