Homicide investigation underway after body found in NC apartment

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SALISBURY, N.C. — Fire officials found a body Sunday morning when they responded to a fire call at an apartment in Salisbury.

Crews found the unidentified body of as Joseph David Walker, 37, just before 7 a.m. inside an apartment at Alexander Place Apartments on Hamilton Drive.

Later in the afternoon, officials ruled the death a homicide.

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