Man with gunshot wound to face found dead outside Bronx park

SOUNDVIEW, the Bronx — A man with a gunshot wound to his face was found dead outside a park in the Bronx Monday, police said.

Officers were called about 6 a.m. to Soundview Park, near Lafayette and Boynton avenues, about an unconscious man.

When they arrived, they discovered a 53-year-old lying on the sidewalk. He was unconscious and unresponsive with a gunshot wound to his face, police said.

He was pronounced dead the scene.

His identity is being withheld until his family is notified, police said.

No arrests have been made.