NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man was found dead Thursday afternoon in a grove of bushes in Central Park.
Around 9:25 a.m., police responded to a 911 call for an unconscious man in the park near 96th Street and Fifth Avenue, police said.READ MORE: NYC DOT Asks New Yorkers To Weigh In On Future Citi Bike Station Locations In Brooklyn, Queens
They found the man in the bushes, and he was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
The New York City Medical Examiner’s office will determine the cause of the man’s death, and the investigation continued late Thursday.READ MORE: 1960s Civil Rights Activist Robert Moses Dies At Age 86
The man’s identification had not been released late Thursday.
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