Police: Man found dead in Morrisania as officers respond to fight

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MORRISANIA -

Police say as officers were responding to a fight in Morrisania last Saturday, they found an unconscious man with no visible signs of trauma.

The man was found near East 169th Street and Prospect Avenue. He was transported to NYC Health + Hospitals/Lincoln where he was pronounced dead.

The man has been identified as 40-year-old Troy Scott from Birmingham, Alabama.

Police say the cause of death is still unknown.

 

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