Police investigating homicide in Lemay

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The St. Louis County Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred yesterday in the 600 block of Bayless Avenue.
Officers from the South County Precinct responded at roughly 4:40 p.m. Monday to the 600 block of Bayless Avenue for a call for a welfare check and discovered a male in his 50s inside his residence. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police initially called it a suspicious death, but on Tuesday classified the death as a homicide.
The victim is identified as Jeffrey Breitenfeld, 51, of the 600 block of Bayless Avenue, 63125.
The investigation is being led by the St. Louis County Police Department’s Bureau of Crimes Against Persons.
Contact the St. Louis County Police Department at (636) 529-8210 or CrimeStoppers at (866) 371-TIPS (8477) if you have any information regarding the incident.​