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One dead in Raleigh home on Bellevue Road

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Raleigh Police were dispatched Friday morning to the 3500 block of Bellevue Road in response to a check-on-welfare request. Raleigh Police were dispatched Friday morning to the 3500 block of Bellevue Road in response to a check-on-welfare request.
Raleigh police on scene in the 3500 block of Bellevue Road. Raleigh police on scene in the 3500 block of Bellevue Road.
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Raleigh Police were dispatched Friday morning to the 3500 block of Bellevue Road in response to a check-on-welfare request, and one man was found dead at the scene.

The call came in shortly after 11 a.m. Raleigh police said based on the current circumstances, additional police officers were requested.

Raleigh police confirmed a 55-year-old man committed suicide inside the residence.

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