Niels "Arne" Nielsen

The body of Niels "Arne" Nielsen, 96, was found inside his home in the town of MacGregor on May 25. (RCMP)

RCMP in western Manitoba are looking for information about the death of a 96-year-old MacGregor man that is being treated as a homicide.

Officers found the body of Niels "Arne" Nielsen on Sunday.

Police initially called the case a suspicious death but announced on Wednesday that it's a homicide, based on autopsy results.

No arrests have been made in connection with Nielsen's death.

RCMP are asking anyone who spoke with Nielsen before Sunday, or may otherwise have information about his death, to call Portage la Prairie RCMP at 204-857-4445 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.