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Court docs: 75-year-old found dead in house fire was tied to his chair – Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon 2020-11-19 16:04:27 –

Portland, Oregon (KOIN)-A 75-year-old man was tied up in a chair in a fire in his home in Vancouver last month.

John McCarthy was found dead on October 10 at his home west of Vancouver Mall on 66th Avenue.

According to a newly submitted court document, a Clark County detective examines his medical records and bank account to see if he is being coerced, is in extreme debt, has a serious illness or otherwise. I’m investigating if I’m being treated for an explanation of my death.

Detectives found a clear jug ​​of flammable liquid and a still lit propane torch in each room of the house.

The investigator was unable to find a close relative. The cause of McCarthy’s death has not been revealed.

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