Phoenix police looking for answers after man found dead in downtown alley

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PHOENIX - A man was found early Saturday morning dead in a downtown alley and Phoenix police are trying to determine what happened.

Around 4 a.m. a security guard found Javier Barajas-Caperon, 37, down in the alley north of 2nd Street and Washington Avenue.

Barajas-Caperon was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Phoenix police don't have much to go on, but foul play is suspected.

Investigators believe this might be related to a fight that occurred nearby earlier Saturday morning.

If you have any information please call Phoenix police or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.