Homicide detectives are investigating after a man's body was found in a Nassau County park late on Tuesday, authorities said.
Police responding to a call about an unconscious man in Brierley Park in Hempstead just before midnight found the man's lifeless body inside the public space.
Nassau County police said that the man appeared to have traumatic injuries to his body. He was taken to an area hospital and was pronounced dead just before 1 a.m. on Wednesday.
The man's identity hasn't been released by police.
Police said Wednesday that the man's death does not appear to be gang-related.
Anyone with information about the man should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.