The body of a man was found early Friday evening in a Brooklyn alley, according to the Baltimore Police Department's Twitter account.

Police have identified the death as "suspicious."

The man was found at about 6:15 p.m. in the 700 block of E. Pontiac Avenue.

Homicide detectives are investigating. No other information was immediately available.

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