(CLARINDA) The Clarinda Police Department investigated the death of a Clarinda man this morning.
Shortly before 9:00, officers responded to 115 E. Garfield Street to investigate the death of an occupant of the residence. After initial investigation, it has been preliminarily determined that 39-year-old Michael Dean Durfey died from injuries sustained from hanging. Final determination as to the manner of death is pending upon completion of autopsy by the Iowa Medical Examiner’s Office. No foul play is suspected in the death of Durfey.
The Clarinda Police Department was assisted by the Page County Medical Examiner, Clarinda Regional Health Center Emergency Medical Services and the Clarinda Fire Department.