Shawnee police this morning said they suspect foul play in the death of a liquor store clerk who was found dead lying on the floor behind a counter.
Shawnee police have called in the Metro Squad to assist in the investigation. The Metro Squad is expected to convene early this afternoon.
Police responding to a call of a man down at 10:25 p.m. Wednesday found the clerk inside the Grovenburg Retail Liquor Store at 7635 Quivira Road.
An autopsy is scheduled for mid-morning today to determine the cause of death, police said. The name of the clerk was not being released pending notification of relatives.