OMAHA, Neb. — Police have released the name of a man whose body was found in a northeast Omaha alley.

On Tuesday police identified the man as 37-year-old Bernell McCowin.

Officers and paramedics were sent to the scene next to a Burger King restaurant around 11:50 p.m. Monday. McCowin was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say people had reported gunshots in the area about an hour earlier, but officers found nothing then.

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