Man Found Dead In Little Brook Neighborhood Sunday

Detectives are investigating after a security guard found a dead man in the Little Brook neighborhood early this morning.

The security guard was doing his rounds in the 3000 block of NE 143rd St. around 4:30 AM Sunday when he discovered a man lying in a parking lot.  The guard checked closer and saw that the black male in his late 20’s had died of a gunshot wound.

Homicide Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators are working with the Medical Examiner to identify the victim and determine how long he had been dead before being discovered.

If you have any information in this case, detectives are asking you to call the Homicide Tip Line at (206)233-5000.