SHOREVIEW, Minn. - Ramsey County investigators are looking into what they are calling a suspicious death after the discovery of a man's body Thursday morning.
Deputies were dispatched around 6:40 a.m. after a report of a man who appeared to be sleeping outside a building on the 5700 block of Hamline Avenue North in Shoreview. Squads arrived and found an adult male who was deceased.
The man is described as a black male who appears to be in his late 20's to late 30's. He had no identification.
While not releasing any details on the death authorities do say they consider it to be suspicious.
"We are in the information gathering stage at this time," Sheriff Matt Bostrom said in a written statement. "If anyone saw something suspicious, such as a vehicle or activity in the area last night or early this morning, I encourage them to call 651-767-0640 and share what you know to assist our investigation."
Investigators say the death appears to be an isolated incident and believe there is no threat to the community.
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