Officers Discover Man Dead Outside North Tulsa Home

Police are investigating the death of a man over the weekend after he was found behind a north Tulsa residence in an alleyway.

Tulsa Police were called to the 40th block of N. Zunis Ave in reference to man found on lying on the ground. When they arrived on scene they discovered the approximately 47-year-old man was dead.

"He was laying in the brush area along the alleyway," an officer at the scene told KTUL.

Witnesses told officers that the man was walking around the area behind the house that morning before he was found dead. No signs of trauma were reported upon their initial investigation.

Officials with the Oklahoma Medical Examiner's office will now determine the cause of death. No further information was available at this time.