Long Beach police investigating suspicious death behind apartment complex

Long Beach police investigating suspicious death behind apartment complex
The apartment complex the man was found outside of is on Via Don Ray Road in Long Beach. (Photo source: WLOX)

LONG BEACH, Miss. (WLOX) - After receiving a call about a man who appeared to be passed out in his yard, investigators with the Long Beach Police Department are investigating what they’re referring to as a “suspicious death”.

A representative with AMR said a woman called police after her dad called her and said he found a man passed out in his yard Monday around 11:30 a.m. Neighbors didn’t know who the man was, and he didn’t have any identification on him.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found the body of the white male. All investigators were able to say was his death is suspicious. Long Beach Police Chief Billy Seal said the man was not a resident at the apartment complex. The complex on Via Don Ray Road in Long Beach.

Gulfport police are assisting Long Beach police with the investigation. Chief Seal said it’s still early in the investigation. Detectives are canvassing the neighborhood and still questioning neighbors.

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