Snohomish County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating after a 52-year-old man was found dead in an Everett storage unit Thursday evening.

Deputies responded to theĀ 13000 block of Fourth Avenue West around 6:30 p.m. Thursday after someone reported finding the body, according to a statement from the Sheriff’s Office. In the statement, the sheriff’s office said the death appeared suspicious.

The man was identified Tuesday as Eric C. Adams of Everett by the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office, which ruled his death a homicide.

This post was updated with the victim’s identification from the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office.