DETROIT (WWJ) – Detroit police are investigating after a body was found behind a Family Dollar on Gratiot on the city’s east side.

The victim, a young man, was discovered at around 8:30 a.m., according to police. Investigators believe the body was there for several hours and that the man was fatally shot overnight.

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Police have not released the victim’s identity, but say he is a black male in his 20s.

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Police have not described any possible suspects. Investigators remained on the scene Friday afternoon.

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Anyone who witnessed this crime or who has any information should all Detroit police at 313-267-4600