ENFIELD, Conn. — Police have identified a man found dead by a roadway in Connecticut and say they are preliminarily investigating his death as a heroin overdose.

The body of 33-year-old Ronald Sweet was found Monday morning in Enfield.

Police classified the death as suspicious. They say the investigation points toward a heroin overdose, but an official cause of death ruling from the medical examiner’s office is still pending.

State police are assisting in the investigation.

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