NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A man has been found dead near a pool in Central Park.

Authorities tell CBS2 a camp counselor found the body around 11 a.m. on an observation deck at Lasker pool inside the park near East 106th Street.

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The man’s head and face were reportedly covered with a blanket – covering up severe injuries that were discovered by police.

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The NYPD is now treating the death as “suspicious” and believe the victim was a Hispanic man in his 30s. Investigators are still working to identify the body.

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