Body found in Maplewood apartment

Police are investigating after a man's body was found in a Maplewood apartment Monday morning.Investigators say Arthur Downing's body was found in his apartment at 11 Henry Place around 7 a.m.

The 27-year-old's cause of death has not been released. The Essex County prosecutor says the victim's death may be part of a home invasion.

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