Hickory Police are investigating the death of an unknown white male who was found at 2:00 p.m. Monday (December 28) near 1930 3rd Avenue Lane SE. Officers responded to the scene and found a 45 to 55-year-old man with multiple tattoos on his upper body, salt and pepper hair with a bald spot and a short salt and pepper unkempt beard.
Police are continuing this death investigation but do not believe it is the result of suspicious activity or foul play. Anyone with information reference the identity of the victim or incident is asked to contact Hickory Police Department 828-328-5551 or Investigator D. Bailey 828-261-2687 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional information will be released as it is available.