on Sept. 18, 2006, for a body found in the alley. Joseph Curtis, a Caucasian man who was 37 at the time, had been beaten and was bleeding from the head. He was taken to a local hospital in critical condition. He died four years later on May 28, 2011. On Jan. 3, the Medical Examiner’s office told police that Curtis’ death was a homicide as it was a result of head injuries sustained during the 2006 beating.