DEATH INVESTIGATION CONTINUES AFTER HARLAN MAN FOUND DEAD
(HARLAN) Authorities are investigating the death of a Harlan man.
The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation says emergency responders received a call late Sunday night to 2206 8th St., Apartment #12 in Harlan where a friend found 39-year-old Jay Anthony Casali lying unresponsive on the couch. Upon arrival, emergency responders pronounced Casali dead.
The Harlan Police Department began an investigation into the unattended death of Casali and the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation was requested to assist. There were no signs of a struggle where Casali was discovered death, however; investigators are aware that Casali had been in a physical altercation earlier in the weekend.
An autopsy is scheduled at the State Medical Examiner’s Office to determine the cause and manner of death.