Man found dead in backyard of Huntsville home

Published: Jun. 18, 2014 at 7:40 PM CDT
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Authorities responded to the 3100 block of Dyas Drive. (Source: WAFF)
Authorities responded to the 3100 block of Dyas Drive. (Source: WAFF)

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Authorities are conducting a death investigation at a Huntsville residence.

Several emergency crews responded Wednesday morning to a home on the 3100 block of Dyas Drive. Firefighters at the scene said a man's body was found in the backyard of the home. Police identified the man as 41-year-old Arnold Green Jr.

Investigators said Green was found unresponsive in his backyard. According to authorities, Green had burns on his arms and around his mouth. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said foul play is not suspected, but would not comment on any further details surrounding the death. The investigation is ongoing.

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