ROCK HILL — Police are investigating the apparent beating death of a Rock Hill man.

Lt. Brad Redfearn says officers were called Thursday afternoon to check on a man whose relatives had not heard from him for two days.

Redfearn says the man was dead in his home. Redfearn says the man had been assaulted with an object.

The victim’s name has not been released.

Police could not say whether someone broke into the home.

No arrests have been made.