Police say the body of a man that was discovered today had been inside a southeast side apartment for several months, News Radio 1200 WOAI reports.
Officers went to the Fair Avenue Apartments in the 1200 block of Fair on a report of a body in an 11th floor apartments.
When police arrived they found the body of a man, believed to be in his forties, but the body was not in good shape, because police say the man had been dead for '4-6 months.'
Police say it appears the man was a homicide victim, but that determination will be made by the Medical Examiner.
Police are also questioning why nobody in the apartment noticed the 'pungent smell' of the man's decomposing flesh.