Autopsy scheduled for man found dead in motel room

<p>Tahitian Inn</p>

Tahitian Inn

Investigators in Pasco are still trying to identify a person who was found dead in a motel room Tuesday morning.

Police officers found the body in a room at the Tahitian Inn on West Lewis Street.

They say there was a fire in the room and it appears to be suspicious.

Officers are investigating the death as a possible homicide.

Franklin County coroner Dan Blasdel says the person found in the motel room was a man.

An autopsy will be conducted at 3 PM tomorrow.