Arrest made in Madison death investigation
Victim found dead Wednesday
MADISON, Wis. — Madison police have arrested a man in connection with the death of a 54-year-old man at his east side home.
According to Madison Police, David A. Tingdom, 62, of Madison, was arrested Friday on a tentative charge of second-degree reckless homicide.
Tingdom was a roommate of the victim, Bruce G. Engendorf, and police said that he and the Engendorf had a physical altercation in the driveway of their home on Wednesday morning.
According to police, the Engendorf fell and hit his head during the altercation and a short time later the victim went to bed to sleep.
Police said the Engendorf’s body was found in his bed at 7:20 p.m. Wednesday.
It was inside a garage at his home in the 4000 block of Maher Avenue.
The Dane County Medical Examiner has listed Engendorf’s cause of death as blunt force trauma to the head.