PRATTVILLE, Ala. (AP) - Prattville police are investigating the city's fourth homicide of the year.
Police Chief Alfred Wadsworth said a relative found 69-year-old John Hinton Junior dead in his home Monday evening.
According to a police statement, the victim was lying on the floor with his hands tied behind his back.
Authorities have issued a lookout for Hinton's 1996 four-door Chrysler Cirrus. The vehicle is green and has an Alabama license plate: 4A3952B.
Wadsworth declined to say how long Hinton had been dead, but he said an autopsy was ordered to determine the cause of death.
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