A man was found dead early Tuesday morning, and Denver police are investigating the man’s death as a homicide.
Police at about 6:30 a.m. received the report of a dead body outside near Mexico Avenue and Julian Way and Sanderson Gulch in Denver’s Mar Lee neighborhood, a Denver police spokesperson said in an email.
UPDATE: This incident is now being investigated as a homicide. The victim’s ID and cause of death will be released by the #Denver Office of the Medical Examiner. Anyone with information is asked to call @CrimeStoppersCO at 720-913-7867.
— Denver Police Dept. (@DenverPolice) September 26, 2023
The Office of the Medical Examiner will release the cause of death, the spokesperson said, but “there are indications that it is suspicious,” which prompted the homicide investigation.
Anyone with information on the death is asked to call Metro Denver Crime Stoppers.
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