ST. CHARLES, Mo. (KMOV.com) –Police are investigating the suspicious death of a 44-year-old St. Charles man who was found unresponsive in his apartment Thursday.
Police said the deceased has been identified as Scott E. Barnes.
Police responded to assist EMS with a report of an unresponsive subject in the 1300 block of Fox Chase Apartments around 1:45 p.m. Barnes, who lived alone, was found deceased inside his apartment by a family member, who was unable to reach Barnes by telephone.
Barnes’ cause of death has not yet been determined. Investigators are working with the medical examiner’s office and following up on Barnes’ activity in the hours and days preceding the 911 call.
Anyone with additional information in reference to Barnes’ death is asked to contact the St. Charles Police Department at 636-949-3300. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous can call St. Charles Crimestoppers at 636-949-3333.