State police: Burglar stopped breathing, found dead in business

GRANTS PASS, Ore. -- State police say a suspect from a burglary in progress was pronounced dead when authorities arrived.

Just after 7:00 am, a report came in to police about a burglary in progress at a business on Harbeck Road, South of Grants Pass.

Employees arriving at work say they found a male inside the business, who reportedly stopped breathing before state police arrived.

Authorities say employees tried CPR on the male, but he was pronounced deceased when medical personnel arrived.

The male has not been identified, but officials say more information may be released Tuesday afternoon.