Police have released the identity of the man found dead inside a residence early Monday.

Paul Sparks, 64, was found dead inside a residence on Grafton Street from 'what appears to be a gunshot wound,' according to a press release issued Monday.

"Our condolences to Mr. Sparks' family during this time of grief," stated Chief Jesus "Eddie" Campa. "Our detectives are working vigorously to identify and apprehend the suspect(s) responsible for this crime."

Anyone with information about this case is urged to call the Marshall Police Department at 903-935-4575 or the Marshall-Harrison County Crime Stoppers at 903-935-9969.