Police have identified the victim in a downtown death that occurred on Tuesday after an autopsy determined his death was a homicide.
Police responded to an apartment building in the 200 block of 6 Avenue SE around 9:40 p.m. on Feb. 22. Once officers arrived, they found a man in his 20s was dead inside. Police said the death was suspicious and an autopsy was scheduled for Friday.
The victim has since been confirmed as 23-year-old Marshall Mason Rath and his death has been deemed a homicide, said a CPS news release released Friday.
Police have since charged a man and a woman in the case.
Dominic Hood, 29, and Jordan Curtis Vaughn Smith, 27, are each charged with one count of second-degree murder.
CPS said it is believed the suspects and the victim were known to each other and the fatal assault occurred as a result of domestic issue. Police have not released a cause of death and have not elaborated on how those involved knew each other.