Man found dead in Kingfield alley

Homicide investigators were at the scene Friday morning

KINGFIELD — Homicide investigators were in the Kingfield neighborhood Friday morning where a man was found dead in an alley shortly after 11 a.m.

Minneapolis Police Department spokesperson John Elder said officers responding to a call found the victim dead of an apparent head injury when they arrived. Described only as an adult African American male, he was found in an alley on the 100 block of West 39th Street.

Elder said police had not identified any suspects and that further information would come from the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office.