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Homicide detectives investigating death near Balboa Park

Posted at 7:06 AM, Jun 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-23 12:21:09-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) – Homicide detectives are investigating after a man died in Hillcrest early Sunday morning.

According to Lieutenant Anthony Dupree, a passerby was walking near Albert Street and Upas Street around 5:30 a.m. when he saw a man with trauma to his body and called police.

The passerby performed life-saving efforts on the man before paramedics arrived, but the man was pronounced dead at the scene, Dupree said.

According to police, the man was between the ages of 25 and 30, but his identity is unknown at this time.

Dupree said detectives are going door-to-door in the area to find out if anyone heard anything.