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Man found dead in Land Park alley near Sacramento City College

A dead man was found in an alley in the Land Park neighborhood Wednesday night, Sacramento Police Department spokeswoman Linda Matthew said.

The body was found near the 2000 block of Sutterville Road, off Freeport Boulevard, after a witness called police about 10:06 p.m. to report the unresponsive man.

It was behind the commercial strip mall across the street from Sacramento City College that houses a Chipotle and FedEx, among other stores, Matthew said.

Sacramento Fire Department personnel declared the man dead at the scene. Matthew said investigators were working to determine if foul play was involved in his death. She said she did not know if their were signs of trauma.

The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office will release the name of the man.

Nashelly Chavez: 916-321-1188, @nashellytweets