Armindo Reis had sustained a gunshot wound, police report.
Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the murder of a Dix Hills man who was found dead in his residence.
Armindo Reis lived alone in the residence located on Penn Drive. When neighbors could not get in contact with him yesterday, they called his son. When Reis’s son arrived at the residence at approximately 6:15 p.m., he found his father unconscious and called 911. When Second Precinct officers arrived at the scene, they found Reis had sustained a gunshot wound.
Reis, 74, was pronounced dead at the scene by a physician assistant from the Office of the Suffolk County Medical Examiner.
Detectives are asking anyone with information on this incident to call the Homicide Squad at 631-852-6392 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.