Officers said they found a man unconscious on the ground on Christopher Street near Seventh Avenue around 4:20 a.m.READ MORE: De Blasio: New Mask Guidance In NYC May Come Monday As More Places Require Vaccinations Or Weekly Testing
The victim was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead. He has been identified as 36-year-old Dashawn Bush, of Brooklyn.READ MORE: Multiple Tornado Warnings Issued As Severe Weather Impacts Tri-State Area
Investigators said they determined the victim was involved in a physical altercation with another man, which lead to an assault that caused the victim to lose consciousness.
So far there are no arrests.MORE NEWS: Vessel At Hudson Yards Closes Indefinitely After 14-Year-Old Jumps From Structure
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