Downtown Seattle

Homicide detectives investigating body found in SoDo

SEATTLE -- Seattle Police Department homicide detectives are investigating after a man in his 50s was found dead with blunt-force trauma Saturday morning in SoDo.

According to police, a passerby noticed the man lying under a blanket on the sidewalk near Fourth Avenue South and Edgar Martinez Drive South and flagged down Seattle Fire Medics.

Medics discovered the man was dead and called police.