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Man found dead of apparent drug overdose in Macy’s State Street bathroom

A security guard found the man about 6:30 a.m. Sept. 16 inside a restroom at the store, 111 N. State St., according to Chicago police.

A man was found dead Sept. 16, 2019, inside a bathroom at Macy’s, 111 N. State St.
A man was found dead Sept. 16, 2019, inside a bathroom at Macy’s, 111 N. State St.
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A man was found dead Monday in a bathroom at the Macy’s on State Street.

A security guard doing rounds while the store was closed found the man at 6:21 a.m. inside a restroom at the store, 111 N. State St., according to Chicago police.

The guard initially thought the man was sleeping, but called 911 after realizing he was unresponsive, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The homeless man, 22, died of an apparent drug overdose, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

Area Central detectives are conducting a death investigation.