MESA, Ariz. — Police in Mesa say they’re investigating a homicide case.

They say someone reported finding the dead body of a man about 3 a.m. Sunday near Main Street and Stapley Drive.

Police say the man was pronounced dead at the scene and it’s a homicide but didn’t release any information on the manner of death.

His name and age haven’t been released yet.

Police have closed off several streets in the area as they investigate the case.

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