MARCO ISLAND — A 34-year-old Marco Island man was found dead in his home and the police are now conducting a death investigation.
Marco Police found John Armstrong after receiving a call on Saturday night from a family member who had not heard from him in a few days.
The police made a welfare check at his home on the 1300 block of Sixth Avenue around 6 p.m. Armstrong was found dead in the master bedroom.
Armstrong was a former member of the Marco Island Fire Rescue Department, where he held the position of Fire Inspector. The investigation into cause and manner of death continues, no further incident or case information is available at this time.
Police and medical examiner officials are investigating the cause of death. Marco Island police Capt. Dave Baer declined to comment Sunday morning when asked whether foul play was involved.