Man found dead in southwest Denver

A homicide investigation is underway after a man was found dead in southwest Denver.

Alert: #DPD Officers are in the area of the 1600 Block of S. Hazel Ct. investigating the death of an adult male, which is believed to be a homicide. The Medical Examiner will release the Victim's ID and the cause of death. #Denver

— Denver Police Dept. (@DenverPolice) January 15, 2023

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The investigation, in the Mar Lee neighborhood, is in the 1600 block of South Hazel Court, the Denver Police Department said in a 5:20 p.m. tweet on Saturday.

The Denver Office of the Medical Examiner will release the identity and the cause and manner of the man’s death. Police did not release any information Saturday on a suspect in the case.

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