A man found Wednesday with a rope around his neck near the Ford City Mall was killed in a “horrific attack”, police said.
A witness called police after finding the man, 40 to 50, unresponsive in a parking lot on the 4300 block of West Ford City Drive, police said.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene around 5:40 a.m., according to police, who said the man was not yet identified.
“It appeared to be a very horrific attack on this individual,” Chief of Detectives Brendan Deenihan told reporters on Wednesday.
Police reported no arrests.
Additional details have not been released.