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Jacksonville man falls off roof, dies

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Updated: 12/08/2013 3:55 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- JSO investigators are trying to find out how a man fell off a roof and died Saturday.

Investigators were called to a home on Silent Brook Trail in East Arlington just before 9 p.m.

The homeowner told police that when he arrived home, he found Richard Ahlers, 56, on the ground. The homeowner says Ahlers was working on his roof.

Police are now trying to find out if Ahlers slipped and fell from the roof, or suffered from a medical condition that caused his fall.

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Gunny48 - 12/8/2013 4:16 PM
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One more poor working man passes....can't be too many left. R.I.P.
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