PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - A man was found dead inside a Port Charlotte home.

Detectives were called to the home on Seashore Avenue around 7:30 Tuesday night.  The original call came in about a fire. 

Authorities say 71-year-old Edward Lalumiere was found inside the home.

The State Fire Marshall has also been called to the scene.

No other details are being released at this time.