UPDATE: Police say the death of 51-year-old Israel Lewis is now being investigated as a homicide.

BANGOR (NEWS CENTER Maine) – Police are investigating a suspicious death at an apartment building in Bangor.

Police say 51-year-old Israel Lewis was found dead inside an apartment at 40 Second Street by members of Bangor fire and police departments just after 10 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Officials said they were called to the home for a report of an injured person.

Police say an autopsy was performed on Lewis, Jan. 10, and his death was ruled a homicide.

The Bangor Police say they continue to investigate. Anyone with information about the death is asked to call Bangor Police.