A 26–year–old male was found dead in his apartment off 3rd and Colorado Avenue Monday afternoon.
Police were called to the Melrose Hotel just before two o'clock Monday to an unattended death; they say it looks like the man had been there for a couple of days.
The hotel manager tells 11–News that the man had been drinking absinthe. The Mesa County Coroner is investigating the death.
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