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Waterloo Police: Still can't say Dennis Washburn was killed

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -

Waterloo Police still don't know how Dennis Washburn, 69, died early in the morning on Memorial Day.

Family members believe he was beaten up and left for dead, but police say they don't have enough evidence to rule it a homicide.

Waterloo Police Lt. Michael McNamee said someone from the police department either calls or visits the state crime lab in Ankeny at least once a week to ask specifically about Washburn's death investigation.

McNamee said they'll continue to do so until they receive answers from crime analysts.

He said Washburn's death is suspicious.

Anyone with information is asked to call police or leave an anonymous tip with Cedar Valley Crime Stoppers: 855-300-TIPS (8477)

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