Suspicious death in Wilmington

January 1, 2009 4:25:08 PM PST
Police in Wilmington, Delaware are investigation a suspicious death.Investigators were called to the unit block of Gordon Street around 11:00 Thursday morning for a report of a man down.

There, officers found a black man in his 50's, fully clothed, on the north side of the street in an alleyway lying on his back.

Investigators say the man was unresponsive, not breathing, and had no pulse.

Paramedics pronounced the man dead at the scene.

The cause of death is unknown, however police say there are no obvious signs of foul play.

Click here to get the latest Philadelphia news and headlines from across the Delaware and Lehigh valleys.