Detectives assigned to the St Catherine North Division are probing the circumstances surrounding the death of an unidentified male whose body was found on the Lintstead Bypass this morning.
It is of dark complexion, slim build about 162 cm (5 feet 4 inches) long, clad in blue jeans, white merino, blue and red sweater and a pair of black and white sneakers.
Reports from the Linstead police are that about 3:30 a.m., passersby stumbled upon the body and alerted them.
On their arrival, the body was seen lying face down in a pool of blood with blocks and other debris on it.
The scene was processed and the body removed to the morgue for post mortem.
The police are asking anyone who can assist them in their investigations or in identifying the body to contact the Linstead Police at 985-2680, Police 119 Emergency or the nearest police station.