1 man found dead outside apartment on Eldert Lane

Police are investigating after a body was found outside an East New York apartment building on Thursday morning.



Police say they received a call of a man unconscious near the corner of Eldert Lane and Dumont Avenue.



Once on the scene, they say they found a 26-year-old man unconscious and unresponsive with trauma to the head.



Police believe the man was injured around 1:30 a.m.



Several people who live nearby say the man was lying there for several hours before the police arrived.



 


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