Carrboro Police have released the identity of the man found dead earlier this week.
Officers found 56-year-old Christopher Burnette Sr., of Chapel Hill, deceased at 400 Roberson Street just after 7:30 Monday morning.
Burnette’s body has been sent to the North Carolina Medical Examiner’s Office for evaluation, according to police.
Authorities said in an initial release that there was not a known threat to the community and maintained on Wednesday that “there is no indication that foul play was involved in his death.”
Police had been withholding his identity pending notification of family members.
Anyone with information regarding the investigation is asked to contact Sergeant Metz at (919) 918-7418 or Crime Stoppers at (919) 942-7515.