PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (WHTM) — Harrisburg Police were informed on Thursday that homicide suspect, Calvin Waller, was found deceased in Philadelphia, police say.
Waller was the suspect in a homicide case that took place back in November. Police were informed on Thursday, Dec. 8, that Waller was located in Philadelphia and was deceased.
According to police, on Saturday, Nov. 26 at about 4 p.m., officers responded to the 100 block of Locust Street for a report of a deceased male. Upon the arrival of the officers, they located a man dead in a residential basement.
An investigation into the man’s death was initiated and was ongoing throughout the week.
On Thursday, Dec. 1 the Dauphin County Coroner’s Office ruled the death of the man a homicide.
Police state that the investigation revealed that the male victim was killed due to trauma to his body and officers quickly identified Calvin Waller as a suspect.
Throughout the course of the investigation, it was determined that Waller was responsible for the victim’s death. Waller has been charged with homicide, abuse of a corpse, and possession of an instrument of a crime.
Anyone with information on this investigation is asked to contact the Harrisburg Police at 717-558-6900.