Unidentified man found dead on Inwood street: police

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INWOOD, N.Y.– Nassau police are investigating the murder of an unidentified man after he was found on an Inwood street Tuesday evening.

Detectives said officers were responding to a call from a passerby for a dead man in front of 39 James St. at approximately 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The deceased is described by cops as black, possibly in his 20s.

The cause of death is pending until a Medical Examiner’s report.

Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS.