Parma man found in Broadview Road apartment died of stab wounds, type of weapon under investigation

PARMA, Ohio - A Parma man found dead in his apartment Saturday night died of multiple stab wounds, Parma police said.

A man called 911 at about 7:22 to report his best friend was lying in a pool of blood inside a Broadview Road apartment. The victim was identified as Gerald Bajorek, 52.

On Monday, the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's office said Bajorek suffered "multiple sharp force injuries" and his death was ruled a homicide.

Parma Det. Marty Compton the type of weapon used is still under investigation.

The caller told 911 dispatchers that Bajorek didn't answer his phone all day and the screen windows of the apartment were busted.

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