70-year-old man found dead from gunshot wounds in his home

A 70 year-old man was found shot to death in his Wareham home and police are calling his death suspicious, according to a statement from the Plymouth County District Attorney’s office.

Wareham police discovered the body of John Williams at about noon on Tuesday after receiving a request for a well-being check at his residence, according to the statement. Police found Williams unresponsive and “bleeding from multiple gunshot wounds,’’ police said.

The victim will undergo an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death.

“There does not appear to be any threat to the general public at this time,’’ said police.

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