An İstanbul judge has been found dead at his home in İstanbul

According to CNN Türk, Mustafa Yılmaz was found dead by police in his home in İstanbul’s Ataköy neighborhood on Tuesday morning after his family hadn’t from him since Monday evening.

Police found Yılmaz lying on the floor and said there were some chocolate and candy on a table in his room. He was taken to a mortuary for a postmortem examination.

Yılmaz, who had been serving as a judge at an İstanbul Criminal Court of First Instance, was recently transferred to Diyarbakır.