Police: Man's body found on street on Syracuse's east side

Man's body found Sunday morning at 1900 block of East Fayette Street in Syracuse (CNYCentral File Photo)

Syracuse Police are investigating a suspicious death on the city's east side.

According to police, officers responded to the 1900 block of East Fayette Street in regards to a "person down" call around 9:55 a.m. Sunday. A 911 caller had reported seeing what appeared to be a person laying down on the ground.

When officers arrived, they found a man on the ground, who was determined to be dead a short time later.

The Medical Examiner's Office is assisting in this investigation and will be conducting an autopsy of the victim.

This investigation is in the early stages, and additional information will be released when it becomes available.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Syracuse Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at (315) 442-5222

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