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73-year-old Lafayette man dies from injuries suffered in fight on Halloween

Mark Belange's death ruled homicide
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Posted at 12:11 PM, Nov 08, 2022
and last updated 2022-11-08 12:11:03-05

LAFAYETTE — A homicide investigation is underway after a 73-year-old man died from injuries he suffered during a fight on Halloween, police say.

The man, Mark Belange, was involved in a "physical altercation" on Oct. 31 outside his home in the 500 block of Bellingham Avenue and died Saturday, according to the Lafayette Police Department.

His death was ruled a homicide, according to police.

Police did not provide additional information.

The police department asked that anyone with more information contact its officers at 765-807-1200 or the WeTip Hotline at 800-78-CRIME.