Boston Police investigating man found dead Thursday night

Police are looking into a man found dead near the intersection of Shandon Road and American Legion Highway, near Franklin Park, on Thursday night.

An unconscious man was reported at about 6:15 p.m. near 99 Shandon Rd., police said. Officers from District B-3 responded and found the victim, who has not been publicly identified, unresponsive. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The Boston Police Homicide Unit was called in and the investigation is ongoing, police said. Anyone with information is asked to call Boston Police Homicide Detectives directly at (617) 343-4470.