Police today are investigating the death of a 29-year-old Bethel man. Michael Yako Black was found deceased at about 12:30 Friday afternoon in his residence at the Bethel Trailer Court. His next of kin has been notified.
Corporal Amy Davis is the investigator with the Bethel Police Department. She says police received a call for a man that was not breathing. He was deceased upon arrival. Police would not comment on the cause of death or whether alcohol or drugs played a role.
Police say there are no obvious signs of trauma and foul play is not suspected. Black’s remains will be sent to the medical examiners office to determine the cause of death.
Police say their condolences go to the family and friends.