Minneapolis police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found early Thursday near downtown Minneapolis.

Officers responded to a report of an unresponsive man at 7:15 a.m. near Lyndale Avenue S. and Dunwoody Boulevard. Paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene.

The man’s name, as well as the cause of his death, will be released by the Hennepin County medical examiner after an autopsy. His death is being investigated by homicide detectives, police said.

Anyone with information is encouraged to text 847411 (TIP411). Enter MPD, a space, and then the information. All texts are anonymous; the police department has no way of identifying the source of the information. Tipsters may also call 612-692-TIPS (8477).

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