Man found dead inside car in driveway of Margate home

Police say Kelen Joseph suffered injury in altercation with unknown assailant

Police say Kelen Joseph was found dead inside his brother's car in Margate.

MARGATE, Fla. – A man found dead Sunday inside his brother's car in the driveway of a Margate home.

The body of Kelen Joseph, 35, was found inside his brother's Honda Accord outside the Melaleuca Drive home.

Margate police Sgt. Efrain Suarez said Joseph's family hadn't seen him since Friday. Suarez said Joseph's brother discovered the body Sunday afternoon and called police.

Suarez said Joseph suffered a traumatic injury in an altercation with an unknown assailant. He said investigators are pursuing several leads.

Anyone with information is asked to call Margate police at 954-935-5416.

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