Police: Dover man found dead appears to be city's 10th drug-related death of 2016
DOVER — Police believe a Dover man's death is due to a drug overdose as they wait for autopsy results to come in.
Police, fire and rescue responded to a home on Regent Drive Monday at about 6:43 a.m. Daniel Wong, 31, was found unresponsive and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police said the cause appears to be drug related, but the cause and manner of Wong's death will ultimately be determined by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.
An autopsy was conducted on Wednesday, and the results are currently pending.
If Wong's death is due to a drug overdose, it will be the 10th in Dover for 2016, police said.
The Dover Police Department has responded to 47 non-fatal drug overdoses in 2016.
The case is being investigated by the Dover Police Department's Special Investigations Bureau.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Dover Police Department at 603-742-4646. Anonymous tips may be called into the Dover Crimeline at 603-749-6000 or via www.dovernhcrimeline.org.