Man Found Unconscious Outside South Fargo Hotel has Died

(Fargo, ND) -- A shocking turn in an investigation dating back to a Fargo Police call back on August 4th.

Authorities have confirmed to WDAY Radio that the man found unconscious outside the Motel 6 in South Fargo has been pronounced dead.

Fargo PD say the man has been identified as Eric Nerpel.

Officers say an autopsy is being done to determine his exact cause of death, and it is not clear if it was from an altercation with another man earlier August 4th before he was found outside the hotel.

To read the initial story of the incident, click here.