Police from Dutchess County are investigating what appears to be a homicide.

Monday afternoon, City of Poughkeepise Police received a report of a dead man inside 4 Edgar Street.

Responding officers found a 51-year-old from Columbia County dead inside the home. An autopsy was conducted Tuesday by the Dutchess County Medical Examiner’s Office showed the man was the victim of a homicide.

The name of the victim is not being released at this time. The investigation into the man’s death is ongoing. Anyone with information on the homicide should call City of Poughkeepsie Police at 845-451-7577.

We will continue to update this story if and when more information becomes available.