Police Identify Men Found Dead In University City Apartment

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UNIVERSITY CITY, MO (KTVI)– Police are investigating after two men were found dead inside an apartment in University City.

According to the University City Police Department, officers responded to 812 Pennsylvania for a call to check the welfare. The 59-year-old resident had not reported to work and a company representative called the police to check on his worker.

A check on the 2nd floor apartment revealed two deceased males, 59-year-old Gary Workes and 77-year-old Maurice (Bud) Karzin, who were apparent victims of foul play. The two had lived at the location for a long period of years. One of the victims was the 1st floor resident and the other victim lived in the 2nd floor apartment. No names have been released yet.

There were no signs of forced entry to either dwelling.

Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to call University City Police-Bureau of Investigations at 314-725-2211 ext. 8010 or Crime Stoppers at 866-371-TIPS.